Duration 14h 59m
Distance 714.8 miles
Average price £400
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Inverness and Penzance takes 14h 59m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Inverness 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. Inverness
  2. Kirkcaldy
  3. Penzance
14h 56m
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£301 - £743

Inverness to Penzance train times

Trains run six times a week between Inverness and Penzance. The service departs Inverness at 06:36 in the morning, which arrives into Penzance at 21:39. All services require a transfer at Kirkcaldy and take an average of 14h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Inverness to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Inverness and arriving at Penzance via Kirkcaldy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 56m.

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The distance between Inverness and Penzance is 514 miles. The road distance is 714.8 miles.

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Inverness to Penzance train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Inverness station.

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Inverness to Penzance train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Penzance station.

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