Weymouth to Plymouth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 4m
  • Distance
    122 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Weymouth to Plymouth by train

Fast trains from Weymouth to Plymouth take around 3 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 122 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Weymouth and Plymouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Weymouth to Plymouth?

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

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Weymouth 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 13 departures.

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

The Weymouth to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Weymouth around 05:33 and the last train is around 21:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Weymouth around 06:38, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Weymouth 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 Weymouth to Plymouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Weymouth and Plymouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway
  • South West Trains

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.