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Bus

National Express services call at Plymouth's bus station. They include the following.

Bristol £13 to £24, three hours, four to six daily

Exeter £7.60 to £12.70, one to 1½ hours, four daily

London £15.50 to £28.20, five to six hours, six daily

Penzance £8, 3¼ hours, five daily

Local services include the following.

Exeter Bus X38 (£7.50, 1¼ hours, six daily Monday to Friday, four on Saturday, two on Sunday).

Totnes Stagecoach Gold (£3.60, one hour, half-hourly Monday to Saturday, hourly on Sunday).

Car

Plymouth sits just south of the A38 dual carriageway, which leads west to Cornwall and east to Exeter (43 miles), where the motorway network starts.

Parking

Multistorey car parks include Drake Circus shopping centre (£2.80/4.80 per two/four hours) and the Theatre Royal (£2.40/4.80 per two/four hours). There’s also metered parking on the Hoe (in some bays you don't have to pay overnight), and on city streets (£2.80/4.80 per two/four hours).

Train

Services include the following.

Bristol £41.90, two hours, two or three hourly

Exeter £9.70, one hour, half-hourly

London Paddington £79.80, 3¼ hours, half-hourly

Penzance £10.70, two hours, half-hourly

Totnes £6.50, 30 minutes, half-hourly to hourly