The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Plymouth to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 6 trains that leave Plymouth for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||191 miles (308 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 9 min|
|Average train ticket price||$96 (€83)|
|Train frequency||15 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 15 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Great Western Railway, Cross Country or South Western Railway|
Trains from Plymouth to London cover the 191 miles (308 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 9 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway, Cross Country or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $96 (€83), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $90 (€78). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in London St Pancras International.
For as little as $90 (€78) you can travel by train from Plymouth to London with South Western Railway and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Plymouth and London. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Passengers board the train most frequently from Plymouth, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London St Pancras International, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.
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