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There are 5 ways to get from Castle Combe to Penzance by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Chippenham to Penzance

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Penzance

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Train via Bristol Temple Meads

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport Bus Station to Plymouth Armada Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

Drive

  1. Drive from Castle Combe to Penzance

Castle Combe to Penzance by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Castle Combe and Penzance is around 5h 53m and covers a distance of around 237 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by Faresaver and First Great Western Service, the Castle Combe to Penzance service departs from Castle Combe, Old Werrets and arrives in Penzance. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

10 Weekly Services
5h 53m Average Duration
£81 Cheapest Price
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Castle Combe → Penzance
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The cheapest way to get from Castle Combe to Penzance is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 10h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Castle Combe to Penzance is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 3h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Castle Combe to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Castle Combe, The Lodge and arriving at Penzance via Bath City Centre, Bus Station and Bristol Bus & Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 1m.

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It is 174 miles from Castle Combe to Penzance. It is approximately 210.6 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Castle Combe to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 5h 53m and costs £80 - £110.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Castle Combe to Penzance, including transfers.

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Castle Combe to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Castle Combe to Penzance is to train which takes 5h 53m and costs £80 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 10h 1m.

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Castle Combe to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle Combe to Penzance is 211 miles. It takes approximately 3h 31m to drive from Castle Combe to Penzance.

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  • Distance: 173.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 53m

What companies run services between Castle Combe, England and Penzance, England?

First Great Western Service operates a train from Chippenham to Penzance twice daily. Tickets cost £80 - £100 and the journey takes 4h 23m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Penzance once daily. Tickets cost £9 - £12 and the journey takes 6h 50m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Chippenham to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£80 - £100
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £190
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£70 - £90
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£70 - £90
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
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 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£90 - £250
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£90 - £120
Anytime Day 1st Class
£170 - £250
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Bristol Airport Bus Station to Plymouth Armada Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £17
Website
Megabus UK
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Penzance
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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