There are 3 ways to get from Plymouth to Salcombe by bus, taxi or car

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Line 3 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Kingsbridge, Bus Station 3

$12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Salcombe 24.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Salcombe 24.6 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth to Salcombe. However, there are services departing from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade and arriving at Salcombe, Beadon Cross via Kingsbridge, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Salcombe is 19 miles. The road distance is 24.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Salcombe without a car is to line 3 bus which takes 2 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Plymouth to Salcombe, including transfers.

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

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Plymouth to Salcombe bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Kingsbridge, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Salcombe is 25 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Plymouth to Salcombe.

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There are 497+ hotels available in Salcombe. Prices start at $123 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Salcombe.
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  • Distance: 18.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

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

Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Plymouth to Salcombe hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Kingsbridge, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Salcombe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424

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