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Trains Macclesfield to Plymouth: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Macclesfield to Plymouth?

On average, a train ticket from Macclesfield to Plymouth will cost you £ 170.10. 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 £ 170.10. 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 train 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.

Macclesfield to Plymouth by train

Best price £ 170.10
Journey duration 1 h 21 min
Connections per day 29
First departure 14:49
Last departure 21:26
Distance 217.5 mi
Departure Macclesfield
Arrival Plymouth
Carriers Nationalrail, Cross country, Great Western Railway, West midlands railway, Avanti West Coast

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How much time will it take to go from Macclesfield to Plymouth by train?

In order to get from Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield and Plymouth will complete the journey in 3 min. On average, it will take you about 1 h 21 min to travel the 217.5 mi between Macclesfield and Plymouth.

When do departures from Macclesfield to Plymouth leave?

The first daily departure from Macclesfield to Plymouth leaves at 14:49, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:26. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Macclesfield and Plymouth. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations are used when traveling from Macclesfield to Plymouth?

In Macclesfield, departure stations include Macclesfield [ MAC ], Saltash, Devonport, Macclesfield, Birmingham New Street, Bristol Temple Meads, Stoke-on-Trent, Plymouth and Dockyard. When you arrive in Plymouth, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Plymouth [ PLY ], Dockyard, Plymouth, Birmingham New Street, Macclesfield, Devonport, Saltash, Bristol Temple Meads and Stoke-on-Trent. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Macclesfield to Plymouth take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Macclesfield to Plymouth can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 29 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Cross country, Great Western Railway, West midlands railway and Avanti West Coast. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 29 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Macclesfield to Plymouth. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Macclesfield to Plymouth varies, but in general, you can expect to find 29 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.


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