There are 3 ways to get from Falmouth to Plymouth by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth

$37 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth to Plymouth National Express

$10 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Falmouth to Plymouth 67.6 miles

$14 - $21

What companies run services between Falmouth, England and Plymouth, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Falmouth to Plymouth hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. CrossCountry also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Falmouth to Plymouth twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Falmouth to Plymouth?

The distance between Falmouth and Plymouth is 70 km. The road distance is 108 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Plymouth?

The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Plymouth is to bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 2 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Falmouth to Plymouth?

The quickest way to get from Falmouth to Plymouth is to drive which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £10 - £15.

Is there a direct train between Falmouth and Plymouth?

No, there is no direct train from Falmouth to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Falmouth Town and arriving at Plymouth via Truro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Falmouth and Plymouth?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Falmouth and arriving at Plymouth. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Falmouth to Plymouth?

It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Falmouth to Plymouth, including transfers.