There are 5 ways to get from Plymouth to Totnes by train, bus, night train, 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  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Totnes

$12 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Viaduct to Totnes, Rail Station Gold / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Night train  •  26 min

  1. Take the night train from Plymouth to Totnes

$12 - $23

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Totnes 24.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Totnes 24.9 miles

$5 - $8

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Plymouth to Totnes hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 24 min. Great Western Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Plymouth to Totnes every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 55 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Totnes
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Viaduct to Totnes, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Country Bus
Website
countrybusdevon.co.uk
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Jurys Inn to Totnes, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
countrybusdevon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Totnes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Plymouth and Totnes is 33 km. The road distance is 40 km.

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Totnes is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Totnes is to train which takes 24 min and costs £9 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Plymouth and arriving at Totnes. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plymouth City Centre, Viaduct and arriving at Totnes, Rail Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

The train from Plymouth to Totnes takes 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.