Duration 3h 57m
Distance 176.4 miles
Average price £88
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Plymouth and Worcester takes 3h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 22m. The train service runs several times per day from Plymouth to Worcester. 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. Worcester
4h 11m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£69 - £105

Plymouth to Worcester train times

Trains run every four hours between Plymouth and Worcester. The earliest departure is at 12:25 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Plymouth is at 18:25 which arrives into Worcester at 22:13. All services require a transfer at Cheltenham Spa and take an average of 3h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Plymouth to Worcester? 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 Worcester. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Worcester Shrub Hill via Cheltenham Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Worcester is 151 miles. The road distance is 176.4 miles.

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

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Plymouth to Worcester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Cheltenham Spa station.

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What companies run services between Plymouth and Worcester?

CrossCountry operates a train from Plymouth to Worcester hourly. Tickets cost £55 - £90 and the journey takes 2h 46m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Estimated price
£55 - £90

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