Manchester to Plymouth by train
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Travelling from Manchester to Plymouth by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Plymouth take around 5 hours, covering a distance of approximately 368 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Plymouth.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Plymouth?
Direct trains from Manchester to Plymouth have been found.
We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Manchester to Plymouth every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 8 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Plymouth?
The Manchester to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 5 hours, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Plymouth train times and schedule?
On weekdays the only direct train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 18:05.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 06:00, and the last at 18:05.
What's the Manchester to Plymouth train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Plymouth are $62.30.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $68 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $83. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Manchester 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 Manchester to Plymouth by train.
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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Plymouth?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Manchester to Plymouth.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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