There are 8 ways to get from Basildon to Cornwall by train, bus, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

$149 - $276

Cheapest option

Train, Tube, train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  4. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  5. Take the bus from Newquay to Lanivet

$73 - $214

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell

$110 - $199

Bus  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X10
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 250 / ...
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Lanivet

$94 - $121

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Cornwall 285.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway

$116 - $368

Train to London Stansted, fly to Newquay, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Newquay (NQY) STN - NQY
  3. Take the bus from Newquay to Lanivet

$139 - $502

Train, Tube, train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  4. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  5. Take the bus from Newquay to Lanivet

$145 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Cornwall is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Cornwall is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Cornwall is 241 miles. The road distance is 285.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from Basildon to Cornwall, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basildon station to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) and arriving at Lanivet via London Stansted Airport and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Basildon, England and Cornwall, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Basildon to Cornwall every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $250 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to Cornwall via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), London Stansted Airport, and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 10 h 28 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London Stansted to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $250
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stansted Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newquay to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com

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