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Duration 1h 10m
Distance 30.2 miles
Average price £50
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Plymouth and Paignton takes 1h 10m and the fastest train takes 56 min. There is an hourly train service from Plymouth to Paignton. 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. Plymouth
  2. Newton Abbot
  3. Paignton
1h 14m
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£18 - £194

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No, there is no direct train from Plymouth to Paignton. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Paignton via Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 14m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Paignton is 26 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Plymouth and Paignton?

You can take a train from Plymouth to Paignton via Newton Abbot in around 1h 14m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£13 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£22 - £30
Train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
CrossCountry
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £110
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£27 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£18 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £90

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