Didcot to Plymouth by train

  • First train
    06:28
  • Last train
    00:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr
  • Distance
    245 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    68
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 45m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Didcot to Plymouth by train

Fast trains from Didcot to Plymouth take around 3 hours, covering a distance of approximately 245 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Didcot and Plymouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Didcot to Plymouth?

Journeys between Didcot and Plymouth usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 65 departures on the route from Didcot 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 75 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Didcot to Plymouth?

The Didcot to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 3 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Didcot to Plymouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Didcot around 06:28 and the last train is around 00:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Didcot around 07:13, and the last at 00:30.

When to book Didcot 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 Didcot to Plymouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Didcot and Plymouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • 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 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.