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Compare train tickets from St Helens to Plymouth


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from St Helens to Plymouth?

Lowest Price£82.02
Fastest Train5h 48m
Trains Per Day24
Train Lines2
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St Helens-Plymouth Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from St Helens 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, £146.55 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from St Helens to Plymouth.

How long is the train journey from St Helens to Plymouth?

The distance between St Helens and Plymouth is approximately 221 miles, or 356 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 48 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from St Helens to Plymouth are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Monday 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 St Helens at 08:00 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 St Helens to Plymouth?

There are 24 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Plymouth to St Helens.

What train services are there from St Helens to Plymouth?

2 train services operate from St Helens to Plymouth. Northern Rail + Connections usually has more trains scheduled, with 23 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Northern Rail + Connections236h 52m£149.35
TransPennine Express + Connections113h 8m£82.02

Where is the train station in St Helens?

St Helens has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Plymouth:

  • St Helens Junction
  • Lea Green
  • Corporation St

Where is the train station in Plymouth?

Plymouth has one train station:

  • North Rd

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