There are 2 ways to get from Cheltenham to Isles of Scilly by train or plane

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Train, train to Land's End, fly  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance
  3. Fly from Land's End (LEQ) to Scilly Isles (ISC) LEQ - ISC

$140 - $391

Cheapest option

Train, train to Newquay, fly  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Par
  3. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Scilly Isles (ISC) NQY - ISC

$137 - $485

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The distance between Cheltenham and Isles of Scilly is 231 miles.

It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Cheltenham to Isles of Scilly, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Land's End Airport to Scilly Isles Airport is the direct flight which takes 20 min.

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Isles of Scilly Skybus offers flights from Land's End Airport to Scilly Isles Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Isles of Scilly. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Isles of Scilly.
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  • Distance: 231 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 22 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Isles of Scilly, England?

There is no direct connection from Cheltenham to Isles of Scilly. However, you can take the train to Plymouth, take the train to Penzance, take the walk to Penzance, Bus Station, take the line 7 bus to St Just, Lands End Airport, take the walk to Land's End airport, then fly to Scilly Isles. Alternatively, you can take the train to Plymouth, take the train to Par, take the train to Newquay, take the walk to Newquay, Great Western Hotel, take the bus to St Mawgan, Newquay Airport, take the walk to Newquay airport, then fly to Scilly Isles.

Airlines
Isles of Scilly Skybus
Flights from Land's End to Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Flights from Newquay to Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35

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