Trains from Plymouth to Paignton

Plymouth to Paignton train information

Plymouth Paignton train map

Train duration 1h22m
Arrival Paignton, England
Departure Plymouth, England
Distance 26 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £8.70
Average train price £12.00

Which train company can I use?

The trip between Plymouth, located in England and Paignton, situated in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following train operators: Cross Country.

How long is the train?

Travelling by train is a fast and easy option to go to Paignton from Plymouth. The average travel duration between Plymouth to Paignton is 1h22m to travel the 26 miles.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

We found tickets from £8.70 to travel in the next month. Prices can vary depending on when you travel or how long in advance you buy your ticket.

Best prices for Plymouth to Paignton train tickets

from £8.70 MORE 1h08m
Other modes of transport available
from £7.00 MORE 0h56m

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Best prices for Plymouth to Paignton trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Plymouth and Paignton by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Paignton to Plymouth and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
£8.70 04/08/2022 09:15 3 months ago
£8.70 04/08/2022 09:27 Cross Country 3 months ago
£8.70 04/08/2022 09:37 3 months ago
£13.90 04/08/2022 08:50 3 months ago
£13.90 04/08/2022 08:35 3 months ago
£13.90 04/08/2022 08:15 3 months ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Plymouth Paignton train

Discount Plymouth - Paignton train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age and your situation, you are able to get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you pay less for your Plymouth Paignton train ticket.

The main benefit of getting a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to earn as much money as you spent.

You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the card to be worthwile. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you book afterwards, you will make savings.

As an example, train tickets from Plymouth to Paignton cost on average £11.30 (1). By dividing £88 by £11.30 (£88/£11.30 = 7.79), it appears that after only 8 one way journeys from Paignton to Plymouth, the railcard will have paid for itself.

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most rail fares, thus you will save 1/3 on most train fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Plymouth to Paignton train £11.30 £7.53 £3.77 7.81

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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