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

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Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Sidmouth, Triangle to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site 9A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon

$21

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Sidmouth, All Saints Church to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site 9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth

$35 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Sidmouth to Plymouth 57.1 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Sidmouth to Plymouth is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sidmouth to Plymouth is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Sidmouth and Plymouth is 45 miles. The road distance is 57.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Sidmouth to Plymouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sidmouth to Plymouth station. However, there are services departing from Sidmouth, Triangle and arriving at Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station via Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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

You can take a bus from Sidmouth to Plymouth via Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site and Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sidmouth, Triangle to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sidmouth, All Saints Church to Sandy Gate, Opp P&R Site
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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