We’re well connected by road and rail to the rest of the country, and by ferry to Europe.
Plymouth railway station is just a few minutes’ walk from the campus. The regular train service from London Paddington to Plymouth takes around three to four hours. Other direct services head to Plymouth from across the South West, South Wales, the Midlands, the North of England and Scotland.
For rail enquiries, call +448457 484 950 or visit www.nationalrail.co.uk or www.thetrainline.com.
- It’s sometimes cheaper to buy two separate single tickets, rather than one return ticket – check the train websites for details.
- If travelling from Exeter, avoid the local 'stopping' trains if you can. They’re slower, less comfortable and don’t cost any less than the larger inter-cities.
- Tickets are often much cheaper during off-peak times – check with train companies for specifics.
Plymouth Bretonside Bus and Coach Station is in the city centre, about ten minutes’ walk from the campus. There are regular coach services from most major cities to Plymouth. A typical coach journey from London to Plymouth takes about 4.5 hours.
For coach enquiries, call +448705 808 080 or visit www.nationalexpress.com or www.megabus.com/uk
Rail and coach services connect Plymouth to the regional airports of Exeter, Newquay and Bristol. There are also transport links to Plymouth from London Heathrow Airport and London Gatwick Airport.