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There are 4 ways to get from Plymouth to Lyme Regis by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Axminster

$41 - $80

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Bus National Express  •  3 h 51 min

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

$14 - $18

2 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site Falcon
  2. Take the bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Seaton, Tramway Station 9A

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Lyme Regis 76.8 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Lyme Regis is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Lyme Regis is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Lyme Regis. However, there are services departing from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and arriving at Lyme Regis, The Square via Bridport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Lyme Regis is 59 miles. The road distance is 76.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Lyme Regis without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs £30 - £65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Plymouth to Lyme Regis, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Lyme Regis is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs £30 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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Plymouth to Lyme Regis bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bridport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Lyme Regis is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Plymouth to Lyme Regis.

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  • Distance: 58.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Lyme Regis, England?

You can take a train from Plymouth to Lyme Regis via Exeter St Davids, Axminster, and Axminster, Rail Station in around 3 h 37 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Plymouth to Lyme Regis once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
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 Bridport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Seaton, Tramway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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