There are 6 ways to get from Bicester to Penzance by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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Train  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Penzance

£126 - £248

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Bus  •  10h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station LHR - the airline / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Penzance National Express

£26 - £35

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Train via Birmingham  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Bicester North to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Penzance

£119 - £181

Drive  •  4h 34m

  1. Drive from Bicester to Penzance 272 miles

£40 - £65

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newquay, night bus, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Bicester North to London Marylebone
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newquay (NQY) LHR - NQY
  3. Take the night bus from Newquay to Redruth
  4. Take the train from Redruth to Penzance

£164 - £437

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Bicester North to London Marylebone
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance

£123 - £350

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The cheapest way to get from Bicester to Penzance is to bus which costs £26 - £35 and takes 10h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Bicester to Penzance is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bicester to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road and arriving at Penzance via Gloucester Green Bus Station and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bicester to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Bicester Village and arriving at Penzance via Oxford and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 29m.

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The distance between Bicester and Penzance is 228 miles. The road distance is 272 miles.

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The best way to get from Bicester to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 6h 29m and costs £120 - £250.

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It takes approximately 6h 29m to get from Bicester to Penzance, including transfers.

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Bicester to Penzance bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, depart from Gloucester Green Bus Station.

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Bicester to Penzance train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Oxford station.

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The best way to get from Bicester to Penzance is to train which takes 6h 29m and costs £120 - £250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 10h 48m.

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Map of how to get from Bicester to Penzance.
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  • Distance: 228.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 29m

What companies run services between Bicester, England and Penzance, England?

You can take a train from Bicester to Penzance via Oxford and Reading in around 6h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bicester to Penzance via Gloucester Green Bus Station, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 10h 48m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £600
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £340
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £21
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Advanced Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £21
Train from Reading to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£110 - £200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£55 - £85
Advanced Single
£55 - £85
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £200
Train from Redruth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £13
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£6 - £9
Advanced Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £13
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£28 - £45
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £100
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Single
£24 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £19
Train from Birmingham New Street to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£90 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£50 - £80
Anytime Single
£90 - £140
Off-Peak Single
£95 - £140
Train from Redruth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£9 - £14
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £65
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Bicester North to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Train from Bicester North to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £40
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Oxford Bus Company
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Penzance
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £14
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National Express
Night bus from Newquay to Redruth
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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National Express

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Bicester to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bicester to Penzance is 272 miles. It takes approximately 4h 34m to drive from Bicester to Penzance.

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Flybe offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newquay Airport.

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