There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance by train, bus, 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

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

$117 - $222

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to Penzance National Express

$19 - $25

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Penzance

$112 - $202

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth to Penzance National Express

$44 - $49

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance 179.4 miles

$35 - $60

Bus, fly  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Land's End (LEQ) EXT - LEQ

$75 - $421

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Penzance, England?

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance via Temple Meads, Bristol Temple Meads, and Plymouth in around 5 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and Plymouth in around 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
Isles of Scilly Skybus
Flights from Exeter to Land's End via Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 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 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Airport to Penzance
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Penzance is 244 km. The road distance is 287 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance is to bus which costs £14 - £19 and takes 6 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance is to drive which takes 3 h 6 min and costs £28 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol Airport and arriving at Penzance. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance, including transfers.