There are 9 ways to get from Cambridge to Falmouth by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Truro

$181 - $327

Cheapest option

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, line 93 bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  3. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station

$92 - $233

7 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Redruth

$181 - $274

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Falmouth National Express

$115 - $135

Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Falmouth 324.3 miles

$65 - $100

Fly London Stansted to Newquay, line 93 bus, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Newquay (NQY) STN - NQY
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Truro to Falmouth Town

$121 - $519

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Truro

$148 - $426

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, line 93 bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  4. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station
  5. Take the train from Truro to Falmouth Town

$164 - $468

Train to Norwich, fly to Exeter, train  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Exeter (EXT) NWI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Truro

$159 - $455

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Falmouth is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Falmouth is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Falmouth is 267 miles. The road distance is 324.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Cambridge to Falmouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Falmouth. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Falmouth via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Falmouth, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Falmouth via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, London Paddington, and Truro in around 7 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Falmouth via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 10 h 40 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Norwich to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Truro
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$75 - $120
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $280
Train from Truro to Falmouth Town
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Birmingham New Street to Redruth
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $170
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $180
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Falmouth
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
nationalexpress.com

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