The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Birmingham to Plymouth will cost around £ 154 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 150.
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3 h 35 m
3 h 52 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for Plymouth every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 281 km distance in an average of 3 h 52 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 35 m .
The slowest trains will take 4 h 23 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||174 miles (281 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 28 min|
|Average train ticket price||£125 (€144)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country|
Trains from Birmingham to Plymouth cover the 174 miles (281 km) long route taking on average 3 h 28 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £125, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Plymouth.
You can travel by train from Birmingham to Plymouth with CrossCountry for as low as £73. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Birmingham to Plymouth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Book your CrossCountry Birmingham to Plymouth train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Birmingham to Plymouth routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance to Plymouth from Birmingham is 174 miles (281 km), and the best price for a one-way Birmingham - Plymouth CrossCountry train ticket starts at £73 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!
Train information from Birmingham to Plymouth with CrossCountry:
Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets to Plymouth from Birmingham due to the coronavirus:
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Plymouth.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Plymouth, called Plymouth, is located around 0.5 miles (754 m) away from its city centre.
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