Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 52m
  • Distance
    321 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 16m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth by train

Fast trains from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth take around 3 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 321 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Burton-on-Trent and Plymouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth?

Direct trains from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth have been found.

We usually find around 16 direct trains on the route from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth?

The Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Burton-on-Trent around 06:20 and the last train is around 19:41. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Burton-on-Trent around 06:20, and the last at 19:39.

When to book Burton-on-Trent 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 Burton-on-Trent to Plymouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Burton-on-Trent and Plymouth?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Burton-on-Trent 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.