Plymouth to Birmingham bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Plymouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Apr 18


Fastest Journey

6 h


7 h 11 m

Buses per day



281 km

Cheap bus tickets from Plymouth to Birmingham start from $26 with an average ticket price of $31.

The fastest bus from Plymouth to Birmingham takes 6h in comparison to an average duration of 7h 11m and covers a distance of 281 km.

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

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Overview: Bus from Plymouth to Birmingham

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$27 (€24)
frequencyBus frequency8 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Buses from Plymouth to Birmingham cover the 174 miles (281 km) long trip taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 8 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $27 (€24), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $14 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth, Coach Station and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

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

Travel from Plymouth to Birmingham from $14 (€12) with Omio’s bus partners National Express, Megabus and FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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 Plymouth - Birmingham 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.

National Express from Plymouth to Birmingham bus information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: $56
  • National Express frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Bus from Plymouth to Birmingham

FAQs: Take the bus from Plymouth to Birmingham 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 Plymouth to Birmingham.
Cheap bus tickets from Plymouth to Birmingham can start from as little as $14 (€12) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Plymouth to Birmingham is $27 (€24); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Plymouth to Birmingham bus time is 6 h   covering the 174 mile (281 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Plymouth to Birmingham leaves at 6: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Plymouth to Birmingham leaves at 11: 05 PM.
There are 8 buses a day from Plymouth to Birmingham which require at least one change with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
Take the Plymouth to Birmingham bus with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey from Plymouth to Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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

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

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