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There are 4 ways to get from Padstow to Plymouth by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Padstow Bus Terminus to Bodmin Parkway Station 11A
  2. Take the train from Bodmin Parkway to Plymouth

$14 - $50

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Padstow Bus Terminus to Bodmin Parkway Station 11A
  2. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Plymouth, Western Approach Flats 11

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Padstow to Plymouth 49.1 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Padstow to Plymouth 49.1 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Padstow to Plymouth is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Padstow to Plymouth is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Padstow to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Padstow Bus Terminus and arriving at Plymouth, Western Approach Flats via Bodmin Parkway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Padstow and Plymouth is 37 miles. The road distance is 49.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Padstow to Plymouth without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £11 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Padstow to Plymouth, including transfers.

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Padstow to Plymouth bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, depart from Padstow Bus Terminus station.

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Padstow to Plymouth bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, arrive at Plymouth, Western Approach Flats station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Padstow to Plymouth is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Padstow to Plymouth.

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  • Distance: 37 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

You can take a bus from Padstow to Plymouth via Bodmin Parkway Station in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Padstow Bus Terminus to Bodmin Parkway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Plymouth, Western Approach Flats
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Padstow to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280

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