There are 4 ways to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 26 min

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

$22 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 30 min

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

$13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

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

$140 - $170

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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

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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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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo, including transfers.

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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 1 h 30 min.

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

You can take a train from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo via Newton Abbot, Paignton, Paignton, Bus Station, and Paignton, Hayes School in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 3 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
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
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Paignton, Zoo
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424

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