There are 7 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bodmin Parkway

$153 - $297

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Bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) T1c
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to Bristol Airport
  3. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet

$89 - $97

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Train via Plymouth  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  5. Take the train from Plymouth to Par

$163 - $348

Bus, train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) T1
  2. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bodmin Parkway

$140 - $280

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Cornwall 266.4 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY

$194 - $484

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY

$180 - $362

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberystwyth station to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) and arriving at Lanivet via Cardiff, Philharmonic, Cardiff, Castle Street, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Luxulyan via Shrewsbury, Newport (S Wales), Bristol Temple Meads, Plymouth and Par. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 27 min.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Cornwall is 142 miles. The road distance is 266.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 9 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 25 min to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Aberystwyth to Cornwall bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station).

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Aberystwyth to Cornwall train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall is to train which takes 9 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Aberystwyth to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lanivet station.

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Map of how to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 141.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 25 min

What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Cornwall via Shrewsbury, Newport (S Wales), Bodmin Parkway, Bodmin Parkway Station, and Bodmin, Priory House in around 9 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Cornwall via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse), Cardiff, Philharmonic, Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle), Cardiff, Castle Street, Bristol Airport, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $120
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to Bristol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberystwyth to Cornwall is 266 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to drive from Aberystwyth to Cornwall.

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