Strood Rail Station to Exeter Central Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 5 hours 18 mins

Strood Rail Station to Exeter Central Rail Station

Leave at 22:32 and arrive at 05:13
Journey time 06:41
You will need to make 6 changes

Start with Southeastern to London St Pancras International

  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Stratford International Rail Station
  • London St Pancras International Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to King's Cross St. Pancras

  • King's Cross St. Pancras

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Hammersmith & City line or Circle line to Paddington (H&C Line)

  • Euston Square Underground Station
  • Great Portland Street Underground Station
  • Baker Street Underground Station
  • Edgware Road (Circle Line) Underground Station
  • Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground

Travel disruption notes

Hammersmith and City Line: Severe delays due to train cancellations. Tickets will be accepted on London Buses.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Hammersmith & City line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

NHS Co-Vid 19 Vaccination Centre at the Francis Crick Institute: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the Francis Crick Institute, use Kings Cross St Pancras station and follow the signs to St Pancras station. Walk through St Pancras and follow the signs for the Midland Road exit.

Change for Walk to Paddington Rail Station

  • Paddington Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Great Western Railway to Exeter St Davids

  • Reading Rail Station
  • Taunton Rail Station
  • Exeter St Davids Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for South Western Railway to Exeter Central

  • Exeter Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Strood Rail Station to Exeter Central Rail Station

Leave at 04:11 and arrive at 09:03
Journey time 04:52
You will need to make 7 changes

Start with Thameslink to Northfleet

  • Higham Rail Station
  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Northfleet Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southeastern to London Charing Cross

  • Swanscombe Rail Station
  • Greenhithe for Bluewater Rail Station
  • Stone Crossing Rail Station
  • Dartford Rail Station
  • Crayford Rail Station
  • Bexley Rail Station
  • Albany Park Rail Station
  • Sidcup Rail Station
  • New Eltham Rail Station
  • Mottingham Rail Station
  • Lee Rail Station
  • Hither Green Rail Station
  • Lewisham Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station
  • London Waterloo East Rail Station
  • London Charing Cross Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Embankment

  • Embankment

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Circle line to Paddington

  • Westminster Underground Station
  • St. James's Park Underground Station
  • Victoria Underground Station
  • Sloane Square Underground Station
  • South Kensington Underground Station
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station
  • High Street Kensington Underground Station
  • Notting Hill Gate Underground Station
  • Bayswater Underground Station
  • Paddington Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

Change for Walk to Paddington Rail Station

  • Paddington Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Great Western Railway to Exeter St Davids

  • Reading Rail Station
  • Taunton Rail Station
  • Exeter St Davids Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for South Western Railway to Exeter Central

  • Exeter Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Strood Rail Station to Exeter Central Rail Station

Leave at 05:32 and arrive at 09:54
Journey time 04:22
You will need to make 7 changes

Start with Southeastern to London St Pancras International

  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Stratford International Rail Station
  • London St Pancras International Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to King's Cross St. Pancras

  • King's Cross St. Pancras

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Hammersmith & City line or Circle line to Paddington (H&C Line)

  • Euston Square Underground Station
  • Great Portland Street Underground Station
  • Baker Street Underground Station
  • Edgware Road (Circle Line) Underground Station
  • Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground

Travel disruption notes

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Hammersmith & City line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

NHS Co-Vid 19 Vaccination Centre at the Francis Crick Institute: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the Francis Crick Institute, use Kings Cross St Pancras station and follow the signs to St Pancras station. Walk through St Pancras and follow the signs for the Midland Road exit.

Change for Walk to Paddington Rail Station

  • Paddington Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Great Western Railway to Bristol Parkway

  • Reading Rail Station
  • Swindon Rail Station
  • Bristol Parkway Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Cross Country to Exeter St Davids

  • Bristol Temple Meads Rail Station
  • Taunton Rail Station
  • Tiverton Parkway Rail Station
  • Exeter St Davids Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Great Western Railway to Exeter Central

  • Exeter Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Exeter Central Rail Station to Strood Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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