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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance

$97 - $212

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Bus  •  6h 45m

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

$19 - $25

3 alternative options

Train via Plymouth  •  5h 25m

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

$112 - $222

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  6h 25m

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

$42 - $46

Drive  •  3h 6m

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

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 6m.

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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 6h 45m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Penzance is 152 miles. The road distance is 179.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs £70 - £170.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Airport station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs £70 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £32 - £36 and takes 6h 25m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance is 179 miles. It takes approximately 3h 6m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance.
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  • Distance: 152.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 22m

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance 3 times a day. Tickets cost $85 - $140 and the journey takes 4h. Great Western Railway also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Penzance via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 6h 25m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
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 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$33
Website
Stagecoach South West
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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from Bristol Airport to Penzance
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
National Express

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