There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Plymouth by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Plymouth

$188 - $456

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express / ...

$34 - $94

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Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Plymouth

$85 - $188

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Plymouth

$267 - $314

Fly to Exeter, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Exeter (EXT) CDG - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth

$117 - $355

Fly to Bristol, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS) CDG - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth

$140 - $380

Fly to Newquay, train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Newquay (NQY) CDG - NQY
  2. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

$126 - $435

Fly to Cardiff, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cardiff (CWL) CDG - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth

$158 - $433

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Plymouth

$197 - $511

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Plymouth

$168 - $401

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Plymouth is to bus which costs 29€ - 85€ and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Plymouth is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 320€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Paris and Plymouth is 497 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Paris to Plymouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Plymouth station. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 310.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Plymouth, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Plymouth via London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 6 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Plymouth via London and London Victoria in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Newquay via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
Eurostar
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $220
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Reading to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $180
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Ouibus
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 London Victoria to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $75
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$25 - $35
Reclining Seat
$32
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $75

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