Grimsby to Plymouth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 32m
  • Distance
    451 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Grimsby to Plymouth by train

Fast trains from Grimsby to Plymouth take around 6 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 451 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Grimsby and Plymouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Grimsby to Plymouth?

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

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Grimsby to Plymouth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Grimsby to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Grimsby around 05:12 and the last train is around 21:24. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Grimsby around 05:12, and the last at 20:34.

When to book Grimsby 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 Grimsby to Plymouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Grimsby and Plymouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • TransPennine Express

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.