Plymouth to Hull by train

  • First train
    05:20
  • Last train
    23:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 21m
  • Distance
    456 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    24
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 58m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Plymouth to Hull by train

Fast trains from Plymouth to Hull take around 6 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 456 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Plymouth and Hull.

1. Are there direct trains from Plymouth to Hull?

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

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Plymouth to Hull every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

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

The Plymouth to Hull train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Hull is usually scheduled to depart Plymouth around 05:20 and the last train is around 23:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Plymouth around 05:25, and the last at 23:20.

When to book Plymouth to Hull 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 Hull by train.

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Which train companies operate between Plymouth and Hull?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • First Hull Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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

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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.