Duration 6h 5m
Distance 238.2 miles
Average price £180
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Plymouth and Eastbourne takes 6h 5m and the fastest train takes 5h 11m. There is a train service every few hours from Plymouth to Eastbourne. 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. London Victoria
  3. Eastbourne
5h 39m
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£116 - £227

Plymouth to Eastbourne train times

Trains run hourly between Plymouth and Eastbourne. The service departs Plymouth at 19:42 in the evening, which arrives into Eastbourne at 10:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Plymouth to Eastbourne? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Plymouth to Eastbourne. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Eastbourne via Paddington station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 39m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Eastbourne is 197 miles. The road distance is 238.2 miles.

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

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Plymouth to Eastbourne train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Eastbourne station.

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