EAST DEVON LINE - YOUR GUIDE TO TAKING THE TRAIN
Head to Exeter for some great shopping including John Lewis and Princesshay shopping centre, or visit the historic quayside.
With direct services to London Waterloo, take the train from the East Devon Line right into the heart of the capital.
Explore over 800 years of history at Salisbury Cathedral, wander historic houses and museums or visit the city's market.
Explore the historic Hoe (pictured), wander the harbour, enjoy some great local seafood or visit the city's new state of the art IMAX cinema.
Take the scenic countryside trip to Barnstaple, then explore the Tarka Trail or hit the coast by onward bus from the railway station.
Find other great places to explore on the South Western Railway network on their Destinations page.
5-15 year olds go half price and under 5s travel free
DEVON & CORNWALL RAILCARD
Get a third off local Off-Peak journeys | £12 a year
Small groups get a third off when travelling together
Save a third on day trips to the South East | £30 a year
DEVON DAY RANGER
County-wide rail travel for the day | £13.50
A third off many journeys | £30 a year
Up to two dogs are allowed on the train per person, free of charge. Just bring a lead.
BRING YOUR BUGGY
You can bring your pram or buggy. If possible please fold it down once on the train. Under 5s travel free.
You need to reserve space for your cycle. It’s free. Book 24hrs in advance at any SWR staffed station or call 0345 600 0650.
Please note that from Sunday 25th to Friday 30th October 2020 (and also on Sunday 8th November) there will be replacement bus services between Exeter and Honiton to allow a major rail junction to be renewed. Find out more.
Why not try commuting by train? Regular passengers can make substantial savings by taking advantage of season tickets and carnets.
Season tickets are available for one week, one month or any period up to a year. You can order a quick and easy Touch Smartcard online. Or you can buy a paper season ticket at staffed stations (take along a recent passport-sized photo). Once you have a photocard, weekly tickets can be bought from the ticket machine.
|Anytime Day Return||£4.20|
|Off-Peak Day Return||£3.90|
|Anytime Day Return||£7.90|
|Off-Peak Day Return||£7.80|
|Anytime Day Return||£12.20|
|Off-Peak Day Return||£11.00|
Devon & Cornwall Rail Partnership
The Devon & Cornwall Rail Partnership supports and develops the counties’ railways. We are a non-profit partnership between local authorities, the railway and the University of Plymouth. Find out more
Salisbury to Exeter Rail User Group
SERUG is an independent lobbying group aimed at improving rail services and passenger quality on the London Waterloo to Exeter line, especially the stations from Salisbury to Exeter Central. Find out more, including how to join.
South Western Railway