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

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Train  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
  2. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Paignton

$21 - $89

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Bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel Gold

$9 - $12

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Taxi  •  38m

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo 29.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  38m

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo. However, there are services departing from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade and arriving at Paignton, Zoo via Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Paignton via Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 40m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Paignton, Zoo is 25 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo without a car is to train which takes 1h 40m and costs £16 - £70.

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It takes approximately 1h 40m to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade station.

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Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Plymouth station.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo is to train which takes 1h 40m and costs £16 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo.
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  • Distance: 25.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Paignton, Zoo, England?

You can take a train from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo via Newton Abbot and Paignton in around 1h 40m. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1h 3m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
38m
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
18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
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
17m
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Stagecoach South West
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo
Ave. Duration
38m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com

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Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel station.

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Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Paignton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo is 30 miles. It takes approximately 38m to drive from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo.

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