There are 5 ways to get from Bodmin to St Ives by bus, train, taxi or car

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

Bus National Express  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Bodmin to Hayle National Express

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus via Truro, Bus Station  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bodmin, Robartes Road to Truro, Bus Station 27
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to St Ives, Bus Station T2

$9 - $10

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bodmin Parkway to St Erth

$30 - $66

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bodmin to St Ives 45.2 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Bodmin to St Ives 45.2 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bodmin to St Ives station. However, there are services departing from Bodmin and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Hayle, Foundry Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Bodmin and St Ives is 38 miles. The road distance is 45.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bodmin to St Ives without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Bodmin to St Ives, including transfers.

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Bodmin to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bodmin station.

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The best way to get from Bodmin to St Ives is to bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 33 min.

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Bodmin to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hayle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bodmin to St Ives is 45 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Bodmin to St Ives.

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There are 766+ hotels available in St Ives. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bodmin to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 38 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

What companies run services between Bodmin, England and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

National Express operates a bus from Bodmin to St Ives 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from Bodmin to St Ives every 2 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bodmin Parkway to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bodmin Parkway to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Bus operators
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 Bodmin to Hayle
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bodmin, Robartes Road to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin to St Ives
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260

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