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There are 7 ways to get from Birmingham to Polzeath by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway

Cheapest

Fly from Birmingham

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY)

Train, line 10 bus

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Polzeath, Beach

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter Sidwell St
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
  3. Take the bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Polzeath, Beach

Drive

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Polzeath

Train to Manchester, fly

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY)

Drive to Leeds Bradford, fly

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Leeds Bradford
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY)
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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Polzeath is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Polzeath is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Polzeath. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Polzeath, Beach via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station and Launceston, Westgate Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 52m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Polzeath is 186 miles. The road distance is 231.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Polzeath without a car is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs £140 - £410.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Birmingham to Polzeath, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Polzeath bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Polzeath is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs £140 - £410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h 52m, you could also fly, which costs £70 - £340 and takes 9h 7m.

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There is no direct flight from Birmingham Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h and has one stopover.

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Birmingham to Polzeath bus services, operated by Transport for Cornwall, arrive at Polzeath, Beach station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Polzeath.
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  • Distance: 185.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Polzeath, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Polzeath via Plymouth and Bodmin Parkway in around 5h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Polzeath via Exeter Sidwell St, Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, and Launceston, Westgate Street in around 9h 52m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£75 - £430
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay via Geneva, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£75 - £430
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay via Faro
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£17 - £180
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay via Alicante
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£17 - £180
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay via Paris CDG, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £430
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£280 - £700
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £400
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£95 - £260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£95 - £120
Anytime Day 1st Class
£180 - £260
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£100 - £280
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£100 - £130
Anytime Day 1st Class
£190 - £280
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £130
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £23
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £23
Bus operators
Transport for Cornwall
Phone
0808 196 2632
Website
transportforcornwall.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Polzeath, Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Transport for Cornwall
Bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Polzeath, Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transport for Cornwall
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter Sidwell St
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South West

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Polzeath is 232 miles. It takes approximately 4h to drive from Birmingham to Polzeath.

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British Airways, Loganair, Eurowings and four other airlines offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Polzeath. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Birmingham Airport is to train which takes 11 min and costs £3 - £90.

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