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Duration 3h 17m
Distance 216.2 miles
Average price £130
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between London and Plymouth takes 3h 17m and the fastest train takes 2h 57m. There is a train service every few hours from London to Plymouth. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. London Paddington
  2. Plymouth
3h 8m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£75 - £100

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Plymouth. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 8m.

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The distance between London and Plymouth is 193 miles. The road distance is 216.2 miles.

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London to Plymouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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London to Plymouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Plymouth station.

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There are 749+ hotels available in Plymouth. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London and Plymouth?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington to Plymouth hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £100 and the journey takes 3h 8m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£75 - £100
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180

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