There are 5 ways to get from Plymouth to Brean Sands by bus, train or car

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Bus National Express  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Bridgwater National Express

$18 - $22

4 alternative options

Train, line 20 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Weston-super-Mare
  3. Take the line 20 bus from Weston-super-Mare, Regent Street to Brean, Flamingo Inn 20

$62 - $134

Train, line 21 bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Taunton
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Burnham-on-Sea, Sea View Road 21

$59 - $95

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal Falcon

$48 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Brean Sands 98.7 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Brean Sands is to bus which costs £13 - £17 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Brean Sands is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Brean Sands. However, there are services departing from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and arriving at Brean, Flamingo Inn via Bridgwater, Bus Station and Burnham-on-Sea, Sea View Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Brean Sands is 81 miles. The road distance is 98.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Brean Sands without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs £13 - £17.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Plymouth to Brean Sands, including transfers.

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

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Plymouth to Brean Sands bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bridgwater station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Brean Sands is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Plymouth to Brean Sands.

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There are 547+ hotels available in Brean Sands. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Brean Sands.
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  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Brean Sands, England?

National Express operates a bus from Plymouth to Brean Sands once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Taunton to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $80
Train from Taunton to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Burnham-on-Sea, Sea View Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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