Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) train

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Cheap train tickets from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

First Great Western Service
18:302h42
Reading station (RDG)
21:12Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:013h06
Reading station (RDG)
22:07Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:282h47
Reading station (RDG)
22:15Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:323h09
Reading station (RDG)
22:41Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
20:293h06
Reading station (RDG)
23:35Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes

Train timetableReading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
First Great Western Service
18:302h42
Reading station (RDG)
21:12Plymouth station (PLY)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:013h06
Reading station (RDG)
22:07Plymouth station (PLY)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:282h47
Reading station (RDG)
22:15Plymouth station (PLY)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:323h09
Reading station (RDG)
22:41Plymouth station (PLY)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
20:293h06
Reading station (RDG)
23:35Plymouth station (PLY)
0 changes

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Train times from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 42 m

Average

4 h 4 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

253 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Reading station (RDG) for Plymouth station (PLY) every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

First Great Western Service
18:302h42
Reading station (RDG)
21:12Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:282h47
Reading station (RDG)
22:15Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
19:013h06
Reading station (RDG)
22:07Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
20:293h06
Reading station (RDG)
23:35Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
20:453h08
Reading station (RDG)
23:53Plymouth station (PLY)
£2171One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY)

distanceDistance156 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£57 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail

Trains from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) cover the 156 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £40, but the average price of train tickets is £57. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Plymouth.

FAQs: Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) can start from as little as £40 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) is £57; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) is 2 h 40 min   to travel the 156 mile long journey, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) leaves at 05: 27. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) leaves at 14: 29.
There are 12 trains a day from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) you can take a train with Great Western Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Reading station (RDG) and Plymouth station (PLY) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Reading, which is located around 0.2 miles (417 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Plymouth, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Plymouth station (PLY) from Reading station (RDG) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Reading station (RDG) to Plymouth station (PLY) by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Plymouth station (PLY) from Reading station (RDG) including taking a coach or train.

Trains departing from Reading

Distance from Reading to city center
Distance from Reading to city center
0.2 miles (417 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
1st Reading Van Hire | Rabbit Vehicle Hire
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: platforms can be reached via lift and bridge, ticket office is step free. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Accessible low-level Pay Phone is available at the station main concourse. Please request staff assistance if you need to. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxi are available at the station entrance. Please request staff assistance if you need to. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accessible ticket machines are located at the station entrance by the ticket office and at the car park. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Plymouth

Distance from Plymouth to city center
Distance from Plymouth to city center
1 mile (1.6 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: WHSmith and Spar Supermarket
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step Free Category A Station - This station has step free access to all platforms via lifts and the station subway. Safety warning - Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge. Please take extra care when using this station. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Station pay phones are not accessible | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available. Please request staff assistance. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accessible ticket machines are located at the station entrance by the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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