There are 8 ways to get from Cambridge to Newquay by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via St Austell, Bus Station  •  7 h 24 min

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

$168 - $301

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Fly from Cambridge  •  15 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Newquay (NQY) CBG - NQY

$70 - $317

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 47 min

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

$176 - $316

Train CrossCountry  •  9 h 39 min

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

$170 - $265

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newquay National Express

$109 - $129

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Newquay 308.4 miles

$65 - $100

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

$80 - $214

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 12 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

$152 - $449

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Newquay is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Newquay is to train and fly which costs £60 - £170 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Newquay. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Newquay via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Newquay is 257 miles. The road distance is 308.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Newquay without a car is to train which takes 7 h 24 min and costs £120 - £230.

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Cambridge to Newquay, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Newquay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Newquay is to train which takes 7 h 24 min and costs £120 - £230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £80 - £100 and takes 10 h 5 min, you could also fly, which costs £50 - £250 and takes 15 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Cambridge to Newquay bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newquay station.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Newquay.
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  • Distance: 257.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Newquay via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, London Paddington, St Austell, and St Austell, Bus Station in around 7 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Newquay via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 10 h 5 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 Cambridge to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Cambridge to Newquay via Gothenburg, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Cambridge to Newquay via Manchester, Dublin
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Cambridge to Newquay via Gothenburg, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $260
Train from London Paddington to Par
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $260
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 St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $160
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newquay
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Newquay is 308 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to drive from Cambridge to Newquay.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 1357+ hotels available in Newquay. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Cambridge Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs £2.

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