Paignton to Plymouth by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:03
  • Last train
    23:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    57m

Travelling from Paignton to Plymouth by train

Fast trains from Paignton to Plymouth take around 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 42 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paignton and Plymouth.

Are there direct trains from Paignton to Plymouth?

Journeys between Paignton and Plymouth usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Paignton to Plymouth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 37 departures.

How long is the train journey from Paignton to Plymouth?

The Paignton to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Paignton to Plymouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Paignton around 06:03 and the last train is around 23:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paignton around 07:02, and the last at 23:30.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Paignton to Plymouth train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Paignton to Plymouth by train.

Which train companies operate between Paignton and Plymouth?

More than one train company operates on the route from Paignton to Plymouth, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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