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from Swindon to Plymouth

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Travel Information to Plymouth from Swindon

distanceDistance131 miles (211 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $59
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€17) • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $59 (€48) • 2 h 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 131 miles (211 km) by bus or train from Swindon to Plymouth. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 56 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Swindon to Plymouth.

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Travel from Swindon to Plymouth
Travel 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 Swindon to Plymouth.
What are the ways to get from Swindon to Plymouth?

There are 2 ways to travel to Plymouth from Swindon including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Swindon and Plymouth?

The cheapest way to travel from Swindon to Plymouth is by taking a bus with an average price of $20 (€17).

This is compared to other travel options to Plymouth:

Taking a bus is usually $39 (€32) less than taking a train to Plymouth, which costs on average $59 (€48) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Swindon to Plymouth?

The fastest way from Swindon to Plymouth is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 56 min.

There are alternative travel options to Plymouth that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 5 min.

How far is it from Swindon to Plymouth?

The distance from Swindon to Plymouth is approximately 131 miles (211 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Swindon to Plymouth?

The average frequency per day from Swindon to Plymouth is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Plymouth from Swindon as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Swindon? Where do I arrive in Plymouth?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Swindon to Plymouth:

  • Buses most often depart from Swindon at Swindon and arrive in Plymouth at Plymouth, Viaduct.
  • Trains mostly leave from Swindon and tend to arrive in Plymouth.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Swindon to Plymouth?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Swindon to Plymouth:

  • You can take a bus from Swindon to Plymouth with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $20 (€17) with National Express from Swindon to Plymouth.
  • You can go to Plymouth from Swindon by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for $59 (€48) with Cross Country from Swindon to Plymouth on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Swindon to Plymouth?
Your trip from Swindon to Plymouth doesn't have to end in Plymouth. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Bristol or Birmingham to your Swindon to Plymouth tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Plymouth today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Swindon to Plymouth online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Swindon to Plymouth, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $20 (€17) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $59 (€48) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Swindon to Plymouth tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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