You can get from Birmingham to Plymouth by train, bus or flight.
To get from Birmingham to Plymouth on 8 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||174 miles (281 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£7 - £73|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £7 • 5 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £73 • 3 h 21 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Cross Country|
Travel 174 miles (281 km) by coach or train from Birmingham to 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 £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Birmingham to Plymouth.
There are 2 ways to get from Birmingham to Plymouth: coach or train.
The cheapest way from Birmingham to Plymouth is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £7 compared to other travel options to Plymouth:
A coach journey is usually £66 less than a journey to Plymouth by train, which costs on average £73 for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel between Birmingham and Plymouth is by train, which takes on average 3 h 21 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by coach can take 5 h 5 min on average.
The distance between Birmingham and Plymouth is around 174 miles (281 km).
The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Plymouth is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Plymouth from Birmingham 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 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 purchase 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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