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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from London to Plymouth. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from London to Plymouth?

On average, a bus ticket from London to Plymouth will cost you £ 47.17. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 6.47. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

London to Plymouth by bus

Best price £ 17.56
Journey duration 6 h 16 min
Connections per day 41
First departure 06:45
Last departure 23:00
Distance 193.2 mi
Departure London
Arrival Plymouth
Carriers Megabus, National Express, Eurolines CH, Bus, Southern

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
£ 6.47
Maximum price
£ 17,420

London - Plymouth


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By Train

£ 116.60

Friday, July 8th 2022
Sutton (Surrey) - London Victoria
19:32 - 20:02
CO2: 0.89kg
By Bus

£ 19.90

Friday, July 8th 2022
National Express-logo
London Victoria Coach Station - Plymouth Marsh Mills
20:00 - 01:25
National Express
5h 25min
CO2: 10.94kg

How long does the journey from London to Plymouth take by bus?

In order to get from London to Plymouth faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between London and Plymouth will complete the journey in 10 min.On average, it will take you about 5 h 57 min to travel the 193.2 mi between London and Plymouth.

When do departures from London to Plymouth leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from London to Plymouth, which usually leaves at 01:05. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 23:00. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many daily journeys are there from London to Plymouth?

On average, there are 61 daily departures from London to Plymouth. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 104 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Megabus, National Express, Eurolines CH, Bus and Southern, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 31 departures from London which travel directly to Plymouth. There are 30 journeys with one change or more.


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