After the overwhelming success of the inaugural Plymouth Art Weekender 2015, we’re looking forward to the second one taking place on 23 / 24 / 25th September 2016. We will have a FREE WEEKENDER BUS doing an hourly loop across Plymouth. Pick up a Weekender Art Map from galleries, shops, bars and libraries and see you out there. Get planning your visit to the Plymouth Art Weekender 2016!
Getting here by:
Rail services from London Paddington to Plymouth take three and a half hours. Direct services also run from South Wales, the Midlands, the North of England and Scotland. For details and tickets : www.nationalrail.co.uk or telephone : 08457 484950
Head for the South West on the M5 from Bristol to Exeter, then the A38 Devon Express way to Plymouth. Drive time from London is around three and a half hours.
There are three park and ride sites in Plymouth operating Monday – Saturday, based at Plympton on the A38, George Junction and Milehouse on the A386. Plymouth has numerous Pay & Display car parks in the city centre.
Coach services from London Victoria Coach Station takes four and a half hours
Local bus operators Plymouth Citybus and First operate a network of services around the City and surrounding area. A day SKIPPER ticket, and can only be purchased on the bus from the driver. The cost of each ticket is £4 for an Adult, £3 for a Child.
Citybus / Tel: +44 (0) 1752 662271 / Information hotline: 0845 077 2223
First Bus / Tel: +44 (0) 1224 65010
Regular ferries run between Plymouth and Mount Batten, Cawsand, Cremyll and Torpoint. For links to the websites of ferry services for further information about stops and timetables visit www.plymouth.gov.uk/ferryservices
Info / Getting around
Cremyll Ferry (to Mt Edgcumbe) www.cremyll-ferry.co.uk 01752 822105
Bretonside Bus and Coach Station, Bretonside, Plymouth PL4 0BG www.plymouth.gov.uk/busstation 01752 305580
Plymouth Railway Station, North Road East, Plymouth PL4 6AB0 www.plymouth.gov.uk/railservices 1752 668000
Tourist Information, Plymouth Mayflower, 3-5 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LR www.visitplymouth.co.uk 01752 306330
Taxi First 01752 22 22 22
Food & Drink
Bread & Roses Community Hub & Pub, 62 Ebrington St, Plymouth. PL4 9AF 01752 659861
Rumpus Cosy, 12 Derrys Cross, Plymouth, Devon PL1 2TE 01752 604837
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