There are 6 ways to get from Saltash to Plymouth by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Saltash to Plymouth

$2 - $4

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Rideshare  •  25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saltash to Plymouth 7 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the bus from Saltash, Callington Road to Plymouth, Western Approach Flats 11 / ...

$3 - $8

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saltash to Plymouth 7.8 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Saltash to Plymouth 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Walk from Saltash to Plymouth 5.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Saltash to Plymouth is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saltash to Plymouth is to train which costs £1 - £4 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saltash, Callington Road and arriving at Plymouth, Western Approach Flats. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Saltash and arriving at Plymouth. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Saltash and Plymouth is 4 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Saltash to Plymouth without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from Saltash to Plymouth takes 9 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Saltash to Plymouth bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, depart from Saltash, Callington Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Saltash to Plymouth is to train which takes 9 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £7 and takes 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Saltash to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Saltash to Plymouth every 3 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Plymouth Citybus operates a bus from Saltash to Plymouth every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 22 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Saltash to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$4 - $7
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Saltash, Callington Road to Plymouth, Western Approach Flats
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Saltash, Callington Road to Plymouth, Western Approach Flats
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Burraton Cross to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saltash to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Saltash to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424

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Saltash to Plymouth bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, arrive at Plymouth, Western Approach Flats station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Saltash to Plymouth is 8 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Saltash to Plymouth.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Saltash and Plymouth. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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