|Distance||174 miles (281 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£49 - £149|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £49 • 5 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £149 • 3 h 21 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Cross Country|
Take a coach or train to travel 174 miles (281 km) between Birmingham and Plymouth. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 21 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £49. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Birmingham to Plymouth.
There are 2 ways that you can travel to Plymouth from Birmingham. You can take a coach or train.
The cheapest way from Birmingham to Plymouth is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £49 compared to other travel options to Plymouth:
A coach is generally £100 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £149 from Birmingham to Plymouth.
The fastest way from Birmingham to Plymouth is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 21 min.
Other travel options between Birmingham and Plymouth can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Plymouth by coach can take on average 5 h 5 min.
You should expect to travel around 174 miles (281 km) from Birmingham to Plymouth.
The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Plymouth is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Birmingham to Plymouth 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 for travellers from Birmingham to Plymouth:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Plymouth, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Birmingham to Plymouth with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Plymouth tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.
Before travelling from Birmingham to Plymouth, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Birmingham to Plymouth tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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