Travel from Southampton to Plymouth-England

Bus or train from Southampton to Plymouth?

CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton to Plymouth hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 47 min. Great Western Railway also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Plymouth once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $23 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

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How to get from Southampton to Plymouth

From Southampton Central train to Reading then train to Plymouth. 4 h 20 min £130. From Southampton Central train to Salisbury, train to Exeter St Davids, then train to Plymouth. 4 h 41 min £65. From Southampton bus to Plymouth. 6 h 30 min £16. From Southampton drive to Plymouth. 2 h 49 min £28.
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      1 Train via Reading
      • One-Way approx: USD $140 - $260
      • Duration: 4 h 20 min
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      2 Train South Western Railway
      • One-Way approx: USD $73 - $130
      • Duration: 4 h 41 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $17 - $23
      • Duration: 6 h 30 min
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      4 Drive
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      • Duration: 2 h 49 min
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