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Trip Madrid Plymouth

Plan your trip by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane from Madrid to Plymouth

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How to get from Madrid to Plymouth?

We are suggesting 17 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Madrid 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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  • Locate cities of Madrid and Plymouth on a map as well as the route Madrid Plymouth and the different connecting points (Plymouth Railway Station, Plymouth Coach Station, Plymouth Ferry Terminal Port, Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas Airport, Madrid-Chamartin Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Madrid Plymouth

For your trip from Madrid (Spain) to Plymouth (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 689 mi you will be able to take 5 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, ferry, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Plymouth from Madrid. You can take the flight Madrid-London and complete the other part of your journey traveling by train.
Leave Madrid and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas MAD airport, 8.1 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to London (Gatwick airport, IATA code: LGW) operated by Air Europa, British Airways, Iberia, Norwegian Air Shuttle or Easyjet.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Madrid Plymouth only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey London-Plymouth.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in London. 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 London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Plymouth.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Madrid to Plymouth without changing trains. You can take the train London-Plymouth and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains of First Great Western to Plymouth leave from London Paddington railway station in London. Arrival in Plymouth will take place at Plymouth station (0.7 mi from the city centre).
There is no direct crossing between Madrid and Plymouth, you will have to use another mean of transport (train) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Santander-Plymouth.
You will embark at the port of Santander at 0.2 mi from Santander aboard a ship of Brittany Ferries. The ferry will dock in the port of Plymouth Ferry Terminal at 1.7 mi from Plymouth. We advise you to show up at the port of Santander for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Plymouth will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by plane in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Madrid and Plymouth?

Railway companies
Renfe provides a rail connection Madrid-Santander with the train Alvia from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha railway station (0.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Santander at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line from London to Plymouth with the train which leaves London Paddington station to arrive at Plymouth railway station (England United Kingdom)
Ferry companies
The ships of Brittany Ferries ensure the maritime connection between the port of Santander and the one of Plymouth (Plymouth Ferry Terminal at 1.7 mi from the city)
Airlines
Air Europa carries out a flight from Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas MAD airport situated 8.1 mi away from the city centre of Madrid to London (arrival at Gatwick LGW airport)
Ryanair flies on the route from Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas MAD airport (located 8.1 mi from Madrid, Spain) to Santander (serving Seve Ballesteros-Santander SDR airport)
British Airways schedules the flight from Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas MAD airport situated 8.1 mi away from the city centre of Madrid to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
Iberia ensures the flight route from Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas MAD airport (located 8.1 mi from Madrid, Spain) to London (serving Gatwick LGW airport)
Norwegian Air Shuttle carries out a flight from Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas MAD airport situated 8.1 mi away from the city centre of Madrid to London (arrival at Gatwick LGW airport)
Easyjet flies on the route from Adolfo-Suárez de Madrid-Barajas MAD airport (located 8.1 mi from Madrid, Spain) to London (serving Gatwick LGW airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Plymouth (191.4 mi)
Bus companies
The bus company FlixBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Madrid Sur in Madrid and to the one of Santander ( Spain)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 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.
The coach company ALSA carries out the route from the bus station of Madrid America in Madrid and to the one of Santander ( Spain)
The network of National Express includes a coach line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 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.

Stop cities from Madrid or cities to visit near Plymouth

When travelling from Plymouth to Madrid by plane, carpooling, ferry, bus, train, you might have to change at Santander (Spain) London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Plymouth or back to Madrid, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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