Guest House Contact Information
Athenaeum Lodge Guest House
4 Athenaeum Street
Tel: 01752 665005
Mob: 07966 459277
Tel: 0044 1752 665005
DIRECTIONS FROM GATWICK AIRPORT
1. By Coach to Plymouth
Take a coach to London Heathrow Airport (these run at half-hourly intervals) and change there for the coach to Plymouth. There are direct coaches normally every 2 hours from the central bus station at Heathrow Airport. Buy your ticket at the office in the bus station. It is much cheaper to buy a return ticket. For current fares and schedules visit
From the bus station in Plymouth, you can take a taxi. This will cost about £4.00. It’s a short distance so you can walk. It takes 10 minutes to walk to the B&B.
2. By Train to Plymouth, via Reading
You can buy a ticket to Plymouth at the British Rail desk in the Arrivals Hall. If you are planning to return to London within four weeks make sure you buy a return ticket. This is valid for 28 days and is much cheaper than two single tickets.
The best way is to take a train from Gatwick Airport to Reading where you change and take the train to Plymouth .
It is also possible to take a train to London Victoria Station, cross London by Underground to Paddington station and then take the train to Plymouth. For details visit
ARRIVAL AT OTHER AIRPORTS
Your flight may also arrive at Stansted Airport (30 miles north of London) or Bristol Airport (110 miles north-east of Plymouth).
From Stansted you will need to travel by train to central London then continue your journey by train (from Paddington Station) or coach (From Victoria Coach Station). For details of onward travel visit
From Bristol Airport you can take a bus to the Bristol Temple Meads railway station in the city centre, then travel by train to Plymouth. For more details visit Bristol Airport.
From Exeter Airport you can take a bus or taxi to Exeter St. David's railway station in the city centre, then travel by train to Plymouth. For more details visit Exeter Airport.
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