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Coypool park and ride

Service PR2

  • Every 15 to 25 minutes from 6.30am to 7.45am, then every 10 to 15 minutes
  • Located near Marsh Mills Roundabout off the A38
  • 15 minute journey time to the city centre (Royal Parade)
  • Royal Parade bus stop A11

Route and service details

The service operates from Coypool to Exeter Street (Jurys Inn), Charles Street (Drake Circus), Mayflower Street, Western Approach, Union Street, Royal Parade (stop A11), The Viaduct (stop B1) then non-stop to Coypool.

The Coypool park and ride service starts at 6.30am (Monday to Saturday excluding bank holidays) and is numbered PR2. It operates non-stop to the city centre. The last bus from Royal Parade back to Coypool is at 7pm.

This site will be locked each evening at 7.30pm until the following morning.

Cars locked in the site can be released by calling Security Management South West on 01752 227731. A fee will be charged for this service.

The service does not operate on Sunday or bank holidays, however the site is open on these days for dog walkers, ramblers and cyclists visiting Saltram and the Plym Valley Trail. As there will be no attendants present on these days height barriers with a 2.1 metre headroom have been installed to prevent possible abuse of the site.

Journeys take approximately 15 minutes from Coypool to the city centre (Royal Parade). Have a look at the PR2 timetable for more route information.

How to get there

If you are using a sat nav to help you reach this location please use the postcode PL7 4TB.

From the A38 westbound:

  • Take the A374/B3416 exit toward Plympton/Kingsbridge/A379
  • At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Plymouth Rd/B3416 heading to Plympton/Newnham
  • Turn left onto Coypool Road
  • Take the second left to Coypool park and ride

From the A38 eastbound

  • Take the exit toward Newnham/Valley Road Industrial Estates
  • Merge onto The Parkway/A374
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Plymouth Road/B3416 heading to Plympton/Newnham
  • Turn left onto Coypool Road
  • Take the second left to Coypool park and ride


Coypool park and ride fares are available on the Coypool Park and Ride page of the First Devon and Cornwall website.

This is a guide to fare prices and was accurate on 30 December 2012. These prices may be subject to change. For up to date fare and service information visit the First Devon and Cornwall website.

Location map

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