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Best price £ 13.68
Journey duration 6 h 50 min
Connections per day 30
First departure 07:00
Last departure 17:00
Distance 193.2 mi

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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 £ 42.97. 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 £ 2.46. 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.

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Buses from London to Plymouth

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 4 h 25 min.On average, it will take you about 7 h 19 min to travel the 193.2 mi between London and Plymouth.

When do departures from London to Plymouth leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from London to Plymouth leaving at 05:05. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 17:00.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many daily journeys are there from London to Plymouth?

On average, there are 17 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 398 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Megabus, National Express and Eurolines CH, 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 8.5 departures from London which travel directly to Plymouth. There are 8.5 journeys with one change or more.