How to get from Birmingham to Paignton

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Travel Information to Paignton from Birmingham

distanceDistance158 miles (255 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£59 - £68
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £59 • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £68 • 3 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 158 miles (255 km) from Birmingham to Paignton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £59. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Paignton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Paignton

Travel to Paignton 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 Birmingham to Paignton.

There are 2 ways to get from Birmingham to Paignton: coach or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Paignton. Tickets for a coach cost on average £59.

This is compared to other travel options to Paignton:

A coach is £9 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Birmingham to Paignton costing on average £68.

The fastest way from Birmingham to Paignton is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 23 min.

Other travel options to Paignton from Birmingham can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 30 min   of travel time.

The Birmingham to Paignton distance is approximately 158 miles (255 km).

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Paignton is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Birmingham and Paignton as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Paignton:

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Birmingham to Paignton depart from Birmingham, Coach Station to Paignton, Bus Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Paignton.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Paignton, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Paignton by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Birmingham to Paignton for £59.
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Paignton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Birmingham to Paignton tickets on Omio for £68.
Your journey from Birmingham to Paignton doesn't have to end in Paignton. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Plymouth or Bristol. If you’d like to add London, Plymouth or Bristol to your Birmingham to Paignton trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paignton today!

When planning your trip between Birmingham and Paignton, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £59 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £68 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Birmingham and Paignton online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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