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There are 3 ways to get from Castle Cary to St Ives by train 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.

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Train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Castle Cary to St Erth

£78 - £138

Cheapest option

Train via Taunton  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Castle Cary to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to St Erth

£68 - £143

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from Castle Cary to St Ives 167.5 miles

£27 - £40

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The cheapest way to get from Castle Cary to St Ives is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Castle Cary to St Ives is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2h 59m.

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The distance between Castle Cary and St Ives is 144 miles. The road distance is 167.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Castle Cary to St Ives without a car is to train which takes 4h 20m and costs £75 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from Castle Cary to St Ives, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle Cary to St Ives is 168 miles. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Castle Cary to St Ives.

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There are 1017+ hotels available in St Ives. Prices start at £60 per night.

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Map of how to get from Castle Cary to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 144.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Castle Cary to St Ives 6 times a week. Tickets cost £75 - £140 and the journey takes 3h 44m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Castle Cary to St Erth
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£75 - £140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£35 - £60
Advanced Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £140
Train from Castle Cary to Taunton
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £21
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Advanced Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £21
Train from Taunton to St Erth
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £55
Advanced Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£60 - £120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Taunton to St Erth
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Single
£55 - £85
Off-Peak Single
£50 - £80

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