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Duration 5h 35m
Distance 287.1 miles
Average price £160
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Waterloo Station and Penzance takes 5h 35m and the fastest train takes 5h 19m. The train service runs several times per day from Waterloo Station 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.

Train

  1. London Paddington
  2. Penzance
6h 23m
£102 - £133

Waterloo Station to Penzance train times

Trains run every three hours between Waterloo Station and Penzance. The service departs Waterloo Station at 17:45 in the afternoon, which arrives into Penzance at 23:08. All services require a transfer at Paddington Underground Station and take an average of 5h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Waterloo Station to Penzance? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station station to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Waterloo station and arriving at Penzance via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 23m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Penzance is 257 miles. The road distance is 287.1 miles.

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Waterloo Station to Penzance train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from London Waterloo station.

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

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station and Penzance?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington to Penzance every 3 hours. Tickets cost £100 - £130 and the journey takes 5h 9m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£100 - £130
Anytime Day 1st Class
£180 - £250

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