Taking the train in Devon
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For train times and general information visit National Rail Enquiries.
There are regular local train services linking many parts of Devon, with some superb scenic journeys.
The Riviera Line links Exeter, Dawlish, Teignmouth, Newton Abbot and Torbay, with excellent views of the Exe and Teign Estuaries and out to sea. Visit the Riviera Line website at therivieraline.com to find out more about times and prices, great discounts and how to buy your ticket.
The Tarka Line runs from Barnstaple to Exeter, while the Avocet Line links Exmouth and Exeter and the Tamar Valley Line runs from Plymouth to Bere Alston and Gunnislake.
For ideas for days out on the scenic railways of Devon visit www.greatscenicrailways.com
View all Railway Stations in Devon on our Devon Rail Network Map
Approximate travel times
Devon also has fast and frequent rail services to London, Birmingham and beyond – allowing easy access to the whole of the UK, and even Europe via the Channel Tunnel.
- Exeter to London Paddington – 2 hours
- Plymouth to London – 3 hours
- Exeter to Birmingham – 2 hours 30 minutes