There are 5 ways to get from Plymouth to Brixham by bus, train, night bus, taxi or car

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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Bus, line 12 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Paignton, Bus Station M6
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Brixham, Town Square 12

$20 - $24

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 12 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the night bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Paignton National Express
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Brixham, Town Square 12

$11 - $14

3 alternative options

Train, line 12 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
  2. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Brixham, Town Square 12

$25 - $93

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Brixham 34.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Brixham 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Brixham. However, there are services departing from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and arriving at Brixham, Town Square via Paignton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Brixham is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Brixham without a car is to bus and line 12 bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Plymouth to Brixham, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Brixham bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station.

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Plymouth to Brixham bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Brixham, Town Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Brixham is 34 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Plymouth to Brixham.

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There are 1074+ hotels available in Brixham. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Brixham.
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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Plymouth to Brixham via Paignton, Bus Station in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Paignton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Brixham, Town Square
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
Night bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Paignton
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Brixham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424

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