Cheap bus tickets from Cambridge to Plymouth

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The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Cambridge to Plymouth will cost around $ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 31.

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Bus schedule from Cambridge to Plymouth

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May 24
$93Great Western Railway
$31National Express
May 25
$109Great Western Railway
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May 26
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May 27
$106Great Western Railway
May 28
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Bus times from Cambridge to Plymouth

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Fastest Journey

13 h 50 m


13 h 50 m

Buses per day



359 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Cambridge for Plymouth every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 359 km distance in an average of 13 h 50 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 13 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 13 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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Overview: Bus from Cambridge to Plymouth

distanceDistance223 miles (359 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$30 (€27)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Cambridge to Plymouth cover the 223 miles (359 km) long route taking on average 8 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€27), but the average price of bus tickets is $30 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Plymouth, Coach Station.

Bus providers: National Express from Cambridge to Plymouth

Travel between Cambridge and Plymouth from $30 (€27) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Plymouth from Cambridge, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $30

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from Cambridge to Plymouth:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips: Bus to Plymouth from Cambridge

Take the bus to Plymouth 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 Cambridge to Plymouth.

How much does a cheap bus to Plymouth from Cambridge cost?

Bus tickets from Cambridge to Plymouth for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $30 (€27)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus to Plymouth from Cambridge?

If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cambridge to Plymouth bus price to come in at an average of $30 (€27)  one way.

What is the distance from Cambridge to Plymouth by bus?

You should expect to travel around 223 miles (359 km)  from Cambridge to Plymouth by bus.

How long is a bus between Cambridge and Plymouth on average?

The Cambridge to Plymouth bus duration is on average 8 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 223 miles (359 km) from Cambridge to Plymouth. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What station does the bus from Cambridge to Plymouth depart from? Which Plymouth bus station do I come into from Cambridge?

When taking the bus between Cambridge and Plymouth, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9), Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway and Cambridge, Jesus College. Your trip can end in bus stations such as Plymouth, Coach Station, Plymouth, University and Plymouth.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cambridge   and arrive in Plymouth, Coach Station.

Where do I find the Cambridge bus station to Plymouth? Where is the Plymouth bus station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Cambridge and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Plymouth most often arrive at Plymouth, Coach Station and need to travel around 0.3 miles (498 m) from this bus station to the city center.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Cambridge to Plymouth?

For the journey from Cambridge to Plymouth you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between Cambridge and Plymouth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When does the first bus depart from Cambridge to Plymouth? When does the last bus depart from Cambridge to Plymouth?

The earliest bus for this route departs from Cambridge at 5: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Cambridge at 2: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Cambridge to Plymouth and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I buy Cambridge to Plymouth bus tickets to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this trip and save money. If you book bus tickets to Plymouth from Cambridge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $30 (€27) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Cambridge to Plymouth a few months in advance.