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BOS — PLH
9 Mar — 16 Mar1
1 adult
Sat 9/3

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AccesRail
With transfers
12h 35m
AccesRail
AccesRail
With transfers
12h 35m
AccesRail

Plymouth train information

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RETURN FROM

£66

ONE-WAY FROM

£45

POPULAR STATION

Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road

POPULAR TRAIN COMPANY

AccesRail
The cheapest return train ticket to Plymouth is from London, starting at £66. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
The cheapest one-way train ticket to Plymouth is from London, starting at £45. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road is one of the most popular stations in Plymouth
AccesRail, Great Western Railway, and Cross Country also service this route

Plymouth Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Plymouth
Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry RoadPlymouth, 50.401277, -4.186772
Plymouth GunnislakePlymouth, 50.517925, -4.219117
PlymouthPlymouth, 50.37724, -4.142209
Plymouth St Budeaux Victoria RoadPlymouth, 50.4022, -4.187962
Plymouth Saltash St GermansPlymouth, 50.394233, -4.308429
Plymouth SaltashPlymouth, 50.406616, -4.206874

Book return train tickets to Plymouth

Below are the quickest and cheapest return train tickets to Plymouth that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
AccesRail
13 Oct
23:40London Heathrow
6h 15m
2 stops
05:55Plymouth
15 Oct
02:50Plymouth
5h 05m
2 stops
07:55London Heathrow
AccesRail
13 Oct
14:50London Heathrow
5h 05m
19:55Plymouth
16 Oct
15:30Plymouth
4h 45m
20:15London Heathrow
AccesRail
13 Oct
14:50London Heathrow
5h 05m
19:55Plymouth
16 Oct
06:20Plymouth
4h 55m
1 stop
11:15London Heathrow
AccesRail
4 May
23:40London Heathrow
6h 15m
05:55Plymouth
7 May
23:05Plymouth
6h 25m
05:30London Heathrow
AccesRail
4 May
23:15London Heathrow
4h 50m
1 stop
04:05Plymouth
7 May
06:20Plymouth
4h 55m
1 stop
11:15London Heathrow
AccesRail
4 May
23:15London Heathrow
4h 50m
1 stop
04:05Plymouth
6 May
00:30Plymouth
5h 00m
1 stop
05:30London Heathrow

Book one-way train tickets to Plymouth

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets to Plymouth found on momondo in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find available train tickets by date.
AccesRail
28 Mar
12:55Manchester Piccadilly
12h 35m
4 stops
01:30Plymouth
AccesRail
18 Sept
12:55Manchester Piccadilly
12h 35m
4 stops
01:30Plymouth

FAQs for booking trains to Plymouth

How to go to the city centre of Plymouth from Plymouth Railway Station?

Plymouth trains arrive at the Plymouth Railway Station, a centrally located station in the city centre of Plymouth. Plymouth Railway Station serves as the second busiest train station in Devon county. The station is a short walk to the city centre and can also be accessed by public transport. Several local bus lines provide travel to different areas throughout the city; these include the bus lines 2, 2A, 11, 12, 12A, 13, 16, 33, 43, 51, 70, 70A, 70B, 72, 85, 101 and 103. The bus stop is called Railway Station, and is located next to the train station, off the A386 and Saltash Road. You can also choose to use a taxi or ride-sharing service, if you’re travelling further from the city centre or to an area that isn’t well serviced by bus; there is a taxi rank located outside the railway station. Alternatively, if you wish to use a vehicle for yourself, a car hire centre is located in the Plymouth train station. All of these are convenient ways to access the city centre, when you travel in Plymouth trains.

Can you leave luggage at train stations in Plymouth?

It's usually more practical to leave your luggage at the station when travelling by rail to Plymouth, especially if your accommodation isn't ready yet. Currently, luggage storage is not available at Plymouth Station; however, you can choose another place close to the station to store your bags. Services such as Radical Storage can help you locate local shops that are willing to keep your bags safe for the day. These shops use a QR code system to identify your bags and are located throughout the city. If you have a few hours to spare before boarding a connecting train or have purchased some cheap train tickets to Plymouth for a day excursion, luggage storage can be quite beneficial. You'll be able to spend the day exploring the area without having to haul your bags around.

What services are available at the popular stations in Plymouth?

When travelling by train to Plymouth, you'll appreciate how convenient it is to arrive at a station with a range of amenities. There are a few food options and retailers, such as a newsagent, inside Plymouth Train Station, where you may fill up on essentials for your journey. A ticket office, ticket machines, a cash machine, bathrooms, baby changing facilities, payphones, lost and found services, luggage trolleys, postal services and waiting rooms are also available at the station. For health and safety concerns, there is also a defibrillator. There are employees available to assist anyone who needs help during their travels. The station provides accessible amenities such as step-free access throughout the station, train ramps, an induction loop, accessible ticket machines and wheelchairs if needed.

Do I need identification to travel to Plymouth by train?

It's critical to have identification with you when travelling by train to Plymouth, such as a driver's licence or national identity card. Proper identification confirms your train ticket to Plymouth purchase and serves as proof in the event of any issues. Your ID should be current and include a photo of yourself to verify your identity. If you're coming by train to Plymouth from somewhere other than the UK, you'll need your passport to cross the border. While some train companies do not need passport checks, it is always a good idea to be prepared when travelling to Plymouth by rail.

How much is a train ticket to Plymouth?

If you’re leaving from London the lowest ticket price is usually about £148, from Birmingham it’s about £198, and from Newquay it’s around £136.

What is the main train station in Plymouth?

Most people in Plymouth will arrive at Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road, one of the most accessible stations in the area. Major cities accessible by train from Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road are London and Exeter.

What train companies go to Plymouth?

Plymouth is serviced by some of the leading coach companies. Keep in mind that your options may vary by the city you’re departing from. However, our data also shows that AccesRail, Great Western Railway, and Cross Country were frequently booked by travellers.

How far in advance should I book a train to Plymouth?

£275 is the average one-way price to Plymouth this week. The price of a train ticket to Plymouth remains generally consistent for the next 3 months. As seats fill up quickly, we recommend booking when you can so your trip is secured.

How far is the centre of Plymouth from Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road, Gunnislake and Plymouth stations?

3.9 mi separate Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road station (the city’s most popular train station) from the centre of Plymouth. 8.2 mi separate Gunnislake station (the second most popular station) from the centre of Plymouth. 3.5 mi separate Plymouth station (the third most popular station) from the centre of Plymouth.

How far is Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road from Plymouth Hoe?

From Plymouth St Budeaux Ferry Road, it’s 3.2 mi to get to Plymouth Hoe.


Popular train routes to Plymouth

Most frequently searched train routes to Plymouth, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Plymouth from London
Fastest travel time3h 00m
Cheapest price£148
Trains to Plymouth from Birmingham
Fastest travel time3h 34m
Cheapest price£198
Trains to Plymouth from Bristol
Fastest travel time2h 19m
Cheapest price£121
Trains to Plymouth from Exeter
Fastest travel time0h 54m
Cheapest price£89

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