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Trip Bristol Plymouth

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Bristol to Plymouth


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How to get from Bristol to Plymouth?

We are suggesting 5 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Bristol Plymouth. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Bristol Plymouth by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Bristol and Plymouth on a map as well as the route Bristol Plymouth and the different connecting points (Plymouth Coach Station, Plymouth Railway Station, Devonport Railway Station, St Budeaux Ferry Road Railway Station, Dockyard (Plymouth) Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Bristol Plymouth

For your trip from Bristol (England, United Kingdom) to Plymouth (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 100 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Bristol Plymouth is a direct bound.
Trains of CrossCountry or First Great Western to Plymouth leave from Bristol Temple Meads railway station in Bristol. Arrival in Plymouth will take place at Plymouth station (0.7 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Bristol-Plymouth that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in Bristol. The bus will drop you off at Plymouth bus station (0.9 mi from Plymouth, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Bristol bus station (0.3 mi from Bristol) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Plymouth.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Bristol-Plymouth.

Which carriers to travel between Bristol and Plymouth?

Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Bristol in Bristol 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 Bristol (serving Bristol bus station at 0.3 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.
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Bristol-Plymouth (100.7 mi)
Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Bristol-Plymouth with the train from Bristol Temple Meads railway station (0.6 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 Bristol to Plymouth with the train which leaves Bristol Temple Meads station to arrive at Plymouth railway station (England United Kingdom)

Stop cities from Bristol or cities to visit near Plymouth

When travelling from Plymouth to Bristol by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Exeter located at 65 mi from Bristol and 36 mi away from Plymouth, Newton Abbot situated at 78 mi from Bristol and at approximately 26 mi from Plymouth, Totnes located at 86 mi from Bristol and 21 mi away from Plymouth, Liskeard situated at 108 mi from Bristol and at approximately 15 mi from Plymouth (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Plymouth or back to Bristol, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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