There are 3 ways to get from Sherborne to Plymouth by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Sherborne to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth

$47 - $89

Cheapest option

Train, line 4 bus, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Sherborne to Honiton
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Honiton, Rail Station to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R 4 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Sowton, Honiton Road P&R to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station

$37 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Sherborne to Plymouth 97.1 miles

$20 - $30

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No, there is no direct train from Sherborne to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Sherborne and arriving at Plymouth via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Sherborne and Plymouth is 82 miles. The road distance is 97.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Sherborne to Plymouth without a car is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Sherborne to Plymouth, including transfers.

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Sherborne to Plymouth train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Sherborne station.

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Sherborne to Plymouth train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Plymouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sherborne to Plymouth is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Sherborne to Plymouth.

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Map of how to get from Sherborne to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 82 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between Sherborne, Dorset, England and Plymouth, England?

You can take a train from Sherborne to Plymouth via Exeter St Davids in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Sherborne to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Sherborne to Honiton
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Honiton, Rail Station to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sowton, Honiton Road P&R to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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