Duration 11h 37m
Distance 308.5 miles
Average price £185
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Penzance takes 11h 37m and the fastest train takes 9h 5m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Penzance. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberystwyth
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Plymouth
  4. Penzance
9h 48m
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£138 - £226

Aberystwyth to Penzance train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberystwyth and Penzance. The earliest departure is at 13:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Aberystwyth is at 19:30 which arrives into Penzance at 12:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 11h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Penzance via Birmingham New Street and Plymouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 48m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Penzance is 172 miles. The road distance is 308.5 miles.

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Aberystwyth to Penzance train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth to Penzance train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Penzance station.

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