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You can easily reach the National Marine Aquarium by train. The nearest station to the National Marine Aquarium is Plymouth, which is served by Great Western Railway and CrossCountry services throughout the day. It's about a 24-minute walk from the station, just head south towards Sutton Harbour.

A day at National Marine Aquarium is a great day out for all the family. Learn all about the marine world and see thousands of animals from under the sea. There's much to surprise, amaze and delight here at National Marine Aquarium.

Visit the National Marine Aquarium website for opening information.

 

Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:20 - 20:30
Saturday 05:20 - 19:00
Sunday 08:00 - 20:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsAvailable
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Staff assistance is available; please request assistance from any member of staff if you have not booked assistance in advance.
Customer Service notes
Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAPCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Car parking spaces312
Carpark charges
Annual£1199.00
Daily£9.30
Monthly£150.50
Three Monthly£413.00
Weekly£46.50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces61
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Platforms 3 and 4

Cycle storage notes<p>Cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge.</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

access via lifts to platforms, ticket office and car park are step free.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are available. Please request staff assistance.

Departures and arrivals from Plymouth

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway08:274Scheduled
to PenzanceGreat Western Railway08:554Scheduled
to GunnislakeGreat Western Railway09:104Scheduled
to Glasgow CentralCrossCountry09:275Scheduled
to Exeter St David'sGreat Western Railway09:487Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from GunnislakeGreat Western Railway23:078On time
from NewquayGreat Western Railway23:148On time
from PenzanceCrossCountry23:186On time
from London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway23:364On time
from EdinburghCrossCountry23:475On time
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