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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from London to Plymouth?

Lowest Price£54.68
Fastest Train2h 57m
Trains Per Day8
Train Lines2
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London-Plymouth Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from London to Plymouth?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £65.35 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from London to Plymouth.

How long is the train journey from London to Plymouth?

The distance between London and Plymouth is approximately 192 miles, or 308 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 57 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from London to Plymouth are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Thursday 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 London at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from London to Plymouth?

There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. 7 of these are direct connections to Plymouth. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Plymouth to London. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from London to Plymouth for £18.21.

What train services are there from London to Plymouth?

2 train services operate from London to Plymouth. Great Western Railway usually has more trains scheduled, with 7 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Great Western Railway73h 25m£57.13
Great Western Railway + Connections13h 48m£91.62

Where is the train station in London?

There is one train station in London:

  • London Paddington

Where is the train station in Plymouth?

Plymouth has one train station:

  • North Rd

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