There are 10 ways to get from Belfast to Cornwall by car ferry, bus, train, night bus, bus and ferry, car 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

Car ferry, bus, train  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  5. Take the train from Plymouth to Luxulyan

$270 - $404

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  20 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras x2A / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bodmin

$42 - $54

8 alternative options

Car ferry, train via Glasgow Central  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the train from Stranraer to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  5. Take the train from Plymouth to Luxulyan

$339 - $519

Car ferry, train, bus, night bus  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Abbey Wood, UWE Entrance North M35
  4. Take the night bus from Abbey Wood, UWE Entrance North to Victoria, Cornwall Services M6

$115 - $167

Car ferry, train  •  19 h 56 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
  2. Take the train from Chester to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Weston-super-Mare
  4. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Luxulyan

$192 - $317

Car ferry, drive  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Drive from Cairnryan to Cornwall

$148 - $208

Fly Belfast City to Newquay  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Newquay (NQY) BHD - NQY

$109 - $464

Fly Belfast City to Exeter, train  •  7 h 5 min

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

$109 - $381

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Bristol, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Bristol (BRS) BFS - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Luxulyan

$131 - $308

Bus to Dublin, fly to Newquay  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Newquay (NQY) DUB - NQY

$75 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Cornwall is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £30 - £45 and takes 20 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Cornwall is to fly and train which costs £85 - £300 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Cornwall is 295 miles.

It takes approximately 16 h 43 min to get from Belfast to Cornwall, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Innis Downs, Roundabout via Dublin, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Bodmin, Priory House. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 43 min.

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There is no direct flight from Belfast City Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Cornwall.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 294.7 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 43 min

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Cornwall, England?

Flybe flies from Belfast to Cornwall 5 times a day.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Belfast City to Newquay via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Belfast City to Newquay via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Belfast City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Belfast City to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Bristol via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
Train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $260
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stranraer to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cairnryan to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bodmin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Abbey Wood, UWE Entrance North
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Abbey Wood, UWE Entrance North to Victoria, Cornwall Services
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$39
Small Car
$165
Car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$39
Small Car
$220

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