There are 7 ways to get from Plymouth to Thorpe Park by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Reading

$112 - $196

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 National Express

$26 - $39

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Monkerton, The Barn Owl Falcon
  2. Take the train from Honiton to Woking

$66 - $94

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Thorpe Park 196.5 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Exeter, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Heathrow (LHR) EXT - LHR

$229 - $509

Train to Exeter, fly to London City, Tube, train, line 950 bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines
  5. Take the line 950 bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds

$102 - $346

Train to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Newquay
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW

$95 - $257

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Thorpe Park is to bus which costs £20 - £35 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Thorpe Park is 175 miles. The road distance is 196.5 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Plymouth to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and arriving at Thorpe Park Main Entrance via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 174.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Plymouth to Thorpe Park every 3 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 51 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Plymouth to Thorpe Park 3 times a week. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Honiton to Woking
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Monkerton, The Barn Owl
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk

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