The cheapest buses from Plymouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Cheapest

$30

Average

$41

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 Plymouth to Birmingham will cost around $ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.

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01:20AMPlymouth6h40 08:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$301One-way
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06:55AMPlymouth6h35 01:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$301One-way
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10:00AMPlymouth7h00 05:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$301One-way
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03:30PMPlymouth5h50 09:20PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$301One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:10AMPlymouth5h50 03:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$411One-way

Timetable Plymouth to Birmingham

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01:20AMPlymouth6h40 08:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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05:45AMPlymouth5h15 11:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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06:55AMPlymouth6h35 01:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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07:00AMPlymouth6h00 01:00PMBirmingham
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09:10AMPlymouth5h50 03:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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10:00AMPlymouth7h00 05:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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12:15PMPlymouth5h15 05:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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03:30PMPlymouth5h50 09:20PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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11:10PMPlymouth11h25 10:35AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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Tue
Oct 26
$81Cross Country
$29National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$81Cross Country
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Thu
Oct 28
$81Cross Country
$29National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$102Cross Country
$10National Express
Sat
Oct 30
$102Cross Country
$29National Express
Sun
Oct 31
$206Cross Country
$6National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$81Cross Country
$25National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$102Cross Country
$10National Express
Sat
Nov 6
$102Cross Country
$25National Express
Sun
Nov 7
$102Cross Country
$6National Express
Mon
Nov 8
$101Cross Country
$20National Express
Tue
Nov 9
$81Cross Country
$25National Express
Fri
Nov 12
$102Cross Country
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Sat
Nov 13
$102Cross Country
$12National Express
Sun
Nov 14
$102Cross Country
$6National Express

The fastest buses from Plymouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Fastest Journey

5 h 15 m

Average

6 h 38 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

281 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Plymouth for Birmingham every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 281 km distance in an average of 6 h 38 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 15 m .

The slowest buses will take 11 h 25 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.

Fastest
05:45AMPlymouth5h15 11:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$411One-way
Fastest
12:15PMPlymouth5h15 05:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$541One-way
2nd Fastest
09:10AMPlymouth5h50 03:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$411One-way
2nd Fastest
03:30PMPlymouth5h50 09:20PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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$301One-way
07:00AMPlymouth6h00 01:00PMBirmingham
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$621One-way

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Bus Information from Plymouth to Birmingham

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$23 (€19)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Plymouth to Birmingham cover the 174 miles (281 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $23 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Bus companies

National Express buses between Plymouth and Birmingham

Buy your official National Express bus tickets from Plymouth to Birmingham from $6 (€5) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

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 from Plymouth to Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $6

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

  • 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.

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Buses from Plymouth to Birmingham
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FAQs
How much are cheap buses to Birmingham from Plymouth?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Plymouth to Birmingham for as low as $6 (€5)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus between Plymouth and Birmingham?
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Plymouth to Birmingham bus to cost on average $23 (€19)  one way.
How far is Plymouth to Birmingham by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Plymouth to Birmingham by bus to be approximately 174 miles (281 km).
How long is the bus between Plymouth and Birmingham?
The bus time from Plymouth to Birmingham is on average 5 h 35 min  for the 174 miles (281 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Plymouth to Birmingham by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Plymouth to Birmingham depart from? Which Birmingham bus station do I come into from Plymouth?

When departing from Plymouth, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Plymouth, Viaduct, Plymouth, Marsh Mills and Plymouth, University. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your trip in bus stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

Omio customers book a bus from Plymouth   to Birmingham, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Plymouth bus station located? Where is the Birmingham bus station located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Plymouth and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the bus station to the city center in Birmingham.

What bus companies offer a service between Plymouth and Birmingham?
Take the Plymouth to Birmingham bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey to Birmingham from Plymouth as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I buy a direct bus from Plymouth to Birmingham?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Plymouth to Birmingham on Omio with National Express, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Plymouth to Birmingham? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the earliest bus from Plymouth to Birmingham at 5: 45 AM   or take the last bus from Plymouth to Birmingham leaving at 10: 10 PM. Look for the latest Plymouth to Birmingham bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
How early should I book Plymouth to Birmingham bus tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a bus ticket from Plymouth to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $23 (€19) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Plymouth and Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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