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There are 7 ways to get from Hull to Plymouth by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Plymouth

$130 - $209

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Bus  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Hull to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express

$35 - $45

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Drive  •  5h 35m

  1. Drive from Hull to Plymouth 342.8 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth

$121 - $304

Train to Manchester, fly to Newquay, train  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY
  3. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

$122 - $304

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to Exeter  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Hull to York
  2. Take the train from York to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Exeter (EXT) NCL - EXT
  4. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth

$115 - $399

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Newquay, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY
  3. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

$92 - $333

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hull to Plymouth is to bus which costs £27 - £35 and takes 10h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Hull to Plymouth is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 5h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hull to Plymouth station. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hull to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Plymouth via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 28m.

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The distance between Hull and Plymouth is 285 miles. The road distance is 342.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Hull to Plymouth without a car is to train which takes 7h 28m and costs £100 - £160.

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It takes approximately 7h 28m to get from Hull to Plymouth, including transfers.

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Hull to Plymouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hull station.

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Hull to Plymouth train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Hull station.

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The best way to get from Hull to Plymouth is to train which takes 7h 28m and costs £100 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £35 and takes 10h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Hull to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 285.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 28m

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

You can take a train from Hull to Plymouth via Sheffield in around 7h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hull to Plymouth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 10h 44m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Newcastle to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Hull to Leeds
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hull to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Hull to Plymouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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Hull to Plymouth train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Plymouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hull to Plymouth is 343 miles. It takes approximately 5h 35m to drive from Hull to Plymouth.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport.

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