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from London to Paignton

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19 May
£23South Western Railway
£14National Express
£155Eastern Airways
20 May
£25South Western Railway
£17National Express
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21 May
£28South Western Railway
£13National Express
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22 May
£31South Western Railway
£17National Express
£130Eastern Airways
23 May
£33Great Western Railway
£14National Express
£155Eastern Airways
24 May
£42South Western Railway
£16National Express
£155Eastern Airways
25 May
£16South Western Railway
£17National Express
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Travel Information to Paignton from London

distanceDistance166 miles (268 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £35
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 5 h 33 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £35 • 2 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 166 miles (268 km) between London and Paignton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. 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 London to Paignton.

Travel Tips: Travel from London 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 London to Paignton.

How do I go from London to Paignton?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from London to Paignton. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between London and Paignton?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Paignton, which costs on average £16.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paignton:

A coach journey is usually £19 less than a journey to Paignton by train, which costs on average £35 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Paignton from London?

The fastest way from London to Paignton is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 50 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Paignton by coach can take on average 5 h 33 min.

How many miles are between London and Paignton

You should expect to travel around 166 miles (268 km) from London to Paignton.

How many services a day are there between London and Paignton?

The average frequency per day from London to Paignton is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Paignton?

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

  • Most travellers catch their train from London Victoria and arrive in Paignton.

Which travel companies can get me from London to Paignton?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Paignton:

  • You can go to Paignton from London by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £16 with National Express from London to Paignton on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from London to Paignton with Great Western Railway, and you can find Great Western Railway London to Paignton tickets for £35 on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel to Paignton from London?

Many of our customers travelling from London to Paignton don't make Paignton their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Plymouth, Birmingham or Bristol, either of which you could add to your London and Paignton trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Paignton to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I buy tickets from London to Paignton online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip between London 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 on average £16 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £35 one way on average.

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

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