SWR timetable from 14th December 2020

SWR has published a 'provisional' M-F timetable for 14th December onwards. Down services are mainly hourly from Waterloo to Exeter St Davids. There is an hourly Reading to Salisbury service calling at the intermediate stations. The last service to Exeter leaves Waterloo at 20:20, and the 21:20 terminates at Yeovil Junction.

Up services are similar to the above. The last Exeter departure to Waterloo is at 19:25, the three later services terminate at Salisbury, without onward connection.

The Monday - Friday service can be seen here. Saturday and Sunday versions are not yet published.

Revised timetable from 7th September 2020 closer to full service

From 7th September hourly through trains from Waterloo to Exeter will return. See SWR website and scroll down to 7th September section for more details. You can view or download the latest PDF timetable here which includes the change to the 17:25 departure from Exeter St Davids will call additionally at Whimple.

  • Hourly Waterloo - Exeter St Davids trains, last departure 20:20

  • Two Waterloo - Bristol services

  • Hourly Salisbury - Basingstoke stopping service

  • Reduced Exeter - Axminster locals

New timetables effective 15th December 2019

The national timetable was updated on 15th December 2019. This has been superceded by Covid-19 emergency timetables.

You can download Table 160 here.

The pocket timetable for our route can be downloaded here.

One step forwards is a new last departure from Waterloo to Exeter at 21:20 on weeknights and Sundays, but not Saturdays. This train omits Exeter Central, running through to Exeter St Davids at 00:42.