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Duration 3h 29m
Distance 202.9 miles
Average price £180
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Plymouth and Birmingham takes 3h 29m and the fastest train takes 3h 22m. The train service runs several times per day from Plymouth to Birmingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Plymouth
  2. Birmingham
3h 31m
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£95 - £260

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Plymouth and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Birmingham is 176 miles. The road distance is 202.9 miles.

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Plymouth to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Plymouth station.

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Plymouth to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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What companies run services between Plymouth and Birmingham?

CrossCountry operates a train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street every 3 hours. Tickets cost £95 - £260 and the journey takes 3h 31m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£95 - £260

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