Birmingham to Plymouth

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Trip Birmingham Plymouth

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance174 mi
Direct lineYes

How to go from Birmingham to Plymouth ?

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from Birmingham to Plymouth? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

You'll be able to get in a single search on Vivanoda, your multimodal travel planner in Europe, all the prices for flights, trains, carpooling and buses to travel to Plymouth from Birmingham Simply enter your travel date to Plymouth and Vivanoda does the rest. To refine your search according to your preferences, use the filters and sorting options available.

You'll mainly use the trains, flights, carpooling and buses of CrossCountry, First Great Western, Eastern Airways, National Express, Blablacar or MegaBus to reach Plymouth.

Which carriers to travel between Birmingham and Plymouth?

Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Birmingham-Plymouth with the train from Birmingham New Street railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Plymouth at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line from Cardiff to Plymouth with the train which leaves Cardiff Central station to arrive at Plymouth railway station (England United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Birmingham-Plymouth (174.6 mi)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Birmingham in Birmingham and to the one of Plymouth (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Birmingham (serving Birmingham bus station at 0.5 mi from centre) and the city of Plymouth where the coach will drop you off at Plymouth station situated at about 0.9 mi from Plymouth city centre.
Eastern Airways carries out a flight from Birmingham International BHX airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Birmingham to Cardiff (arrival at Cardiff-Wales CWL airport)

All modes of transport Birmingham-Plymouth

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Birmingham to Plymouth bus

Are you looking for a bus from Birmingham to Plymouth? There is indeed a direct bus line that operates this route.

Coach companies on the Birmingham Plymouth trip

Several bus companies serve the cities of Birmingham and Plymouth with direct bus line: MegaBus and National Express.

MegaBus Birmingham PlymouthNational Express Birmingham Plymouth

You may still have doubts to get to Plymouth by bus. To encourage you to take the bus to Plymouth, here are some arguments that will convince you.

  • Almost all coaches are equipped with a WiFi connection, which is very welcome to travel the 174 mi of the trip.
  • The Birmingham Plymouth tickets are sold at unbeatable prices, it is unlikely that you will find better offers with the other modes of transport: rail or carpool offers.
  • It is more environmentally friendly to travel on a modern bus than to carpool. In addition, the road Birmingham Plymouth is shared by other vehicles and no additional infrastructure is needed to run a bus.

Bus stops in Birmingham

Remember to arrive at the bus station in Birmingham at least 15 minutes, or even 30 minutes, before the posted departure time. The name of the destination 'Plymouth' is always mentioned on the front of the bus. Finally, present your ticket to the staff of National Express or MegaBus who will allow you to put your suitcases in the trunk and then board.

  • Birmingham

Arrival bus stations in Plymouth

As soon as the coach stops at Plymouth, make sure that you leave nothing in your seat or forget your hold luggage.

  • Plymouth

Carpool from Birmingham to Plymouth

On the contrary to other means of transportation, carsharing doesn't provide to travellers a defined scheduled. This means that when looking for Birmingham-Plymouth rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is interesting for lastminute travel to Plymouth.

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Birmingham-Plymouth with other travellers looking for the same route. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

Train Birmingham to Plymouth

Is there a direct train bound for Plymouth from Birmingham?

Yes, it is possible to go from Birmingham to Plymouth by train without making any changes. The schedule may vary along the week, and direct trains may only operate on certain days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Birmingham-Plymouth train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity Train Birmingham Plymouth

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between Birmingham and Plymouth with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

Railway stations from Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street

Arrival train stations in Plymouth

  • Plymouth

Birmingham Plymouth train companies

The train company that operates this journey is CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Birmingham Plymouth

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