Gloucester to Plymouth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 32m
  • Distance
    212 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gloucester to Plymouth by train

Fast trains from Gloucester to Plymouth take around 2 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 212 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gloucester and Plymouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Gloucester to Plymouth?

Direct trains from Gloucester to Plymouth have been found.

We usually find around 14 direct trains on the route from Gloucester to Plymouth every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

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

The Gloucester to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Gloucester around 07:35 and the last train is around 20:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gloucester around 07:54, and the last at 20:55.

When to book Gloucester 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 Gloucester to Plymouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gloucester and Plymouth?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Gloucester 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.