Birmingham to Plymouth bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Birmingham to Plymouth

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Fastest Journey

6 h 5 m


6 h 24 m

Buses per day



281 km

Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Plymouth start from $31 with an average ticket price of $45.

The fastest bus from Birmingham to Plymouth takes 6h 5m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 24m and covers a distance of 281 km.

4 buses leave Birmingham for Plymouth every day with 4 travelling directly.

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Overview: Bus from Birmingham to Plymouth

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$25 (€22)
frequencyBus frequency10 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Buses from Birmingham to Plymouth cover the 174 miles (281 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 10 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $25 (€22), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $14 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Plymouth, Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from Birmingham to Plymouth

National Express, Megabus and FlixBus buses will get you to Plymouth from Birmingham from $14 (€12). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Plymouth bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Birmingham to Plymouth bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: $30
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Bus from Birmingham to Plymouth

FAQs: Take the bus from Birmingham to Plymouth with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Plymouth.
Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Plymouth can start from as little as $14 (€12) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Birmingham to Plymouth is $25 (€22); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birmingham to Plymouth bus time is 5 h 55 min   covering the 174 mile (281 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Birmingham to Plymouth leaves at 8: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Birmingham to Plymouth leaves at 9: 00 PM.
There are 10 buses a day from Birmingham to Plymouth which require at least one change with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the best Birmingham to Plymouth bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to Plymouth from Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Herald Rd (Birmingham Airport Coach Park) and Birmingham, Brunel Street. When arriving in Plymouth, you can end your route in bus stations like Plymouth, Coach Station, Plymouth, Viaduct and Plymouth, Derry's Cross North / Royal Parade.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Birmingham, Coach Station, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Plymouth, Coach Station, located 0.3 miles (498 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Plymouth by bus is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Plymouth from Birmingham including taking a bus or train.
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