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

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Train  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Teignmouth

£16 - £21

3 alternative options

Line 1 bus, bus  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Plymouth City Centre, University to Yelverton Roundabout 1
  2. Take the bus from Yelverton Roundabout to Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road 112

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton 37.1 miles

£75 - £95

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton 37.1 miles

£5 - £9

Plymouth to Bishopsteignton by train and bus

The journey time between Plymouth and Bishopsteignton is around 1h 15m and covers a distance of around 40 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 59 min. Operated by First Great Western Service, Stagecoach South West and Tavistock Country Bus, the Plymouth to Bishopsteignton service departs from Plymouth and arrives in Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road. Typically 69 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 15m
Fastest journey time:
59 min
Services per week:
69
Cheapest price:
£16
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:34
Last service departs at:
22:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Plymouth to Bishopsteignton train and bus schedules

Plymouth → Bishopsteignton
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The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton. However, there are services departing from Plymouth City Centre, University and arriving at Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road via Yelverton Roundabout. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Bishopsteignton is 29 miles. The road distance is 37.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton without a car is to train which takes 1h 16m and costs £16 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Bishopsteignton bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Plymouth City Centre, University station.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton is to train which takes 1h 16m and costs £16 - £22. Alternatively, you can line 1 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2h 40m.

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Plymouth to Bishopsteignton bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, arrive at Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Bishopsteignton is 37 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton.
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  • Distance: 29.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

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

First Great Western Service operates a train from Plymouth to Teignmouth every 3 hours. Tickets cost £15 - £19 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton via Yelverton Roundabout in around 2h 40m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Teignmouth
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £35
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, University to Yelverton Roundabout
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Yelverton Roundabout to Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Bishopsteignton
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
Speedee Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 717 273
Website
speedeetaxi.co.uk
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424
Sherford Taxi
Phone
+44 1752 484 484
Website
sherfordtaxi.com
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606 060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com

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