Travel to Plymouth
There are many ways to travel to Plymouth…
Express direct from London Paddington to Plymouth or from Heathrow and Gatwick via Reading to Plymouth, (approximately 3 hours travel time). For timetables and booking see National Rail Enquiries, direct from Bristol (approximately 2 hours) & Exeter (approximately 1 hour travel time).
Direct from Heathrow Airport to Plymouth Coach Station, which is served by National Express. We shall be pleased to reserve coach tickets for you on request. Direct from Bristol to Plymouth by Megabus, (approximately 4.5 hours travel time).
Stagecoach, have a coach service for the South West to cover the route between Bristol, Bristol Airport, Taunton, Exeter and Plymouth. There are 19 journeys a day, 7 days a week and fares start from as little as £1 (+50p booking fee). This is great news for students who want to visit other towns and cities in the South West during their stay, but especially for those arriving and departing from Bristol Airport. This service makes travel from Bristol to Plymouth really easy and inexpensive.
We are able to arrange transfers from many of the main airports, please see our Transfer Price List for some of the airports we arrange transfers from. Please contact us if your destination is not on the list.
All students are met on arrival in Plymouth. Escort or meeting services can also be arranged from Heathrow/Gatwick.
Direct ferry link between Roscoff (France) and Plymouth and between Santander (Spain) and Plymouth via Brittany Ferries.
Roscoff to Plymouth – For those students who are 15 years and below and are travelling unaccompanied we offer an escort service between Roscoff and Plymouth for dates in June, July and August.
Return: £55 (2016)
Plus the price of the ticket which would be approximately £60 (2017)
The cost of the ferry ticket and escort service will be added to your invoice and must be paid before you travel.
2017 Ferry Schedule
Ferries begin running regularly on Friday 17th February 2017
To view full timetable please visit Brittany Ferries website