Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to Stansted

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Cheapest

£78

Average

£167

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 Plymouth to Stansted will cost around £ 167 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 78.

Cheapest
11:14Plymouth5h13 16:27Stansted Airport
2 changes
£781One-way
11:27Plymouth5h26 16:53Stansted Mountfitchet
3 changes
£1301One-way
11:14Plymouth5h04 16:18Stansted Mountfitchet
2 changes
£1301One-way
08:14Plymouth5h04 13:18Stansted Mountfitchet
2 changes
£1301One-way
11:27Plymouth5h33 17:00Stansted Airport
3 changes
£1301One-way

Train schedule Plymouth to Stansted

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 4 Dec
08:14Plymouth5h13 13:27Stansted Airport
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08:14Plymouth5h04 13:18Stansted Mountfitchet
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09:14Plymouth5h13 14:27Stansted Airport
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09:14Plymouth5h04 14:18Stansted Mountfitchet
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09:27Plymouth5h26 14:53Stansted Mountfitchet
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09:27Plymouth5h33 15:00Stansted Airport
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10:13Plymouth5h14 15:27Stansted Airport
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10:13Plymouth5h05 15:18Stansted Mountfitchet
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11:14Plymouth5h04 16:18Stansted Mountfitchet
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11:14Plymouth5h13 16:27Stansted Airport
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11:27Plymouth5h26 16:53Stansted Mountfitchet
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11:27Plymouth5h33 17:00Stansted Airport
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Sat
4 Dec
£78Great Western Railway
£32National Express
Tue
7 Dec
£47Great Western Railway
£30National Express
Wed
8 Dec
£58Great Western Railway
£31National Express
Thu
9 Dec
£58Great Western Railway
£31National Express
Fri
10 Dec
£57Great Western Railway
£32National Express
Sat
11 Dec
£130Great Western Railway
£33National Express
Sun
12 Dec
£68Great Western Railway
£33National Express
Mon
13 Dec
£58Great Western Railway
£29National Express
Tue
14 Dec
£47Great Western Railway
£31National Express
Wed
15 Dec
£42Great Western Railway
£23National Express
Thu
16 Dec
£78Great Western Railway
£28National Express
Fri
17 Dec
£57Great Western Railway
£41National Express
Sat
18 Dec
£79Great Western Railway
£39National Express
Sun
19 Dec
£78Great Western Railway
£38National Express
Mon
20 Dec
£78Great Western Railway
£39National Express
Thu
23 Dec
£78Great Western Railway
£42National Express

Fastest train times from Plymouth to Stansted

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Fastest Journey

5 h 4 m

Average

5 h 15 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

347 km

It's difficult to get from Plymouth to Stansted without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
09:14Plymouth5h04 14:18Stansted Mountfitchet
2 changes
£2471One-way
Fastest
11:14Plymouth5h04 16:18Stansted Mountfitchet
2 changes
£1301One-way
Fastest
08:14Plymouth5h04 13:18Stansted Mountfitchet
2 changes
£1301One-way
10:13Plymouth5h05 15:18Stansted Mountfitchet
2 changes
£2471One-way
09:14Plymouth5h13 14:27Stansted Airport
2 changes
£1411One-way

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Train Information from Plymouth to Stansted

distanceDistance215 miles (347 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£64 (€71)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway

Trains from Plymouth to Stansted cover the 215 miles (347 km) long route taking on average 5 h 1 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £47, but the average price of train tickets is £64. Travellers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Stansted Airport.

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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains from Plymouth to Stansted?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Plymouth and Stansted for as low as £47  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Plymouth to Stansted?
The Plymouth to Stansted train ticket price is on average £64  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Plymouth to Stansted by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Plymouth to Stansted via train to be approximately 215 miles (347 km).
How many hours does it take from Plymouth to Stansted by train?
On average the Plymouth to Stansted train time is 5 h 1 min  covering the 215 miles (347 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Plymouth to Stansted train leave from? Which Stansted train station do I come into from Plymouth?

Omio customers book a train from Plymouth   to Stansted Airport   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Plymouth train station located? Where is the Stansted train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Plymouth and travel around 0.5 miles (754 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Stansted Airport and need to travel approximately 2.7 miles (4.3 km) from the train station to the city centre in Stansted.

What train providers offer a service between Plymouth and Stansted?
If you're looking for trains from Plymouth to Stansted, you can rely on Great Western Railway to get you to Stansted. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Plymouth to Stansted journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Stansted from Plymouth?
The average number of trains departing Plymouth for Stansted is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How early should I buy Plymouth to Stansted train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets between Plymouth and Stansted within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £64 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Plymouth to Stansted a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Plymouth
Stansted
The major railway station for departures from Plymouth is Plymouth. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Plymouth for your trip from Plymouth to Stansted.