Plymouth to Looe by train

  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    23:07
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    56m
  • Distance
    22 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    33
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Plymouth to Looe by train

Fast trains from Plymouth to Looe take around 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 22 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Plymouth and Looe.

1. Are there direct trains from Plymouth to Looe?

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

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from Plymouth to Looe every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

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

The Plymouth to Looe train travel time is normally about 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Looe is usually scheduled to depart Plymouth around 06:00 and the last train is around 23:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Plymouth around 05:18, and the last at 19:48.

When to book Plymouth to Looe 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 Plymouth to Looe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Plymouth and Looe?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Looe to Plymouth by train

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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.