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Trip Summary

There are 4 daily trains from Exeter to Durham. Traveling by train from Exeter to Durham usually takes around 13 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance11 mi (17 km)
Fastest train0h 13m
Lowest price$4.00
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Downeaster
Train lines2

What is the price of a train ticket from Exeter to Durham?

In the last month, $4.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Exeter, NH to Durham, NH. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 2 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $1.67 more than that for a same-day booking.

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 2 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Durham from Exeter will be about $1.67 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Exeter to Durham?

2 train services operate from Exeter, New Hampshire to Durham, New Hampshire. Amtrak Downeaster usually has more trains scheduled, with 4 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 14m$4.00
Amtrak Downeaster40h 13m$4.36
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    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Exeter to Durham every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $4.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Exeter to Durham during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Exeter to Durham?

The distance between Exeter and Durham is approximately 11 miles, or 17 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 13 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Durham.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Exeter to Durham are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Exeter at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Exeter to Durham?

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Exeter to Durham.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Durham to Exeter.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Exeter?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Exeter.

Where is the train station in Durham?

Arrival stations

Durham has one train station.

Need a return trip from Durham to Exeter?

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