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Journey details

Best price 23.72£
Journey duration 3 h 37 min
Connections per day 127
First departure: 06:43
Last departure: 23:54
Distance 141km

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Finding the perfect train connection has never been so easy: thanks to virail, you will be able to compare hundreds of offers at the same time just by inserting the date of your trip. Through the price and departure filters, you will have the possibility to restrict the results and find the perfect solution. The booking takes place on the provider's website, to which you will be automatically redirected.

Trains from Cardiff to Plymouth: which companies can you travel with?

To get to Plymouth by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the price of train tickets from Cardiff to Plymouth?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Plymouth from 26,50 €. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 60,20 €.

Trains from Cardiff to Plymouth


Sometimes it is possible to get cheaper solutions by having a look at limited offers or at fidelity programs made available on the companies' websites.

For short distances like between Cardiff and Plymouth, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Cardiff to Plymouth?

The trains to Plymouth will leave from Cardiff Central [ CDF ], Cardiff Central[ CDF ] or Cardiff Queen Street[ CDQ ] and will arrive at Plymouth [ PLY ] or Plymouth[ PLY ].

What time do the trains to Plymouth leave and how long is the journey?

While the first train to Plymouth leaves at 07:12, the last one is scheduled for 21:12. The average duration of the journey is of 3 hours and 59 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Plymouth in 3 hours and 9 minutes.

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