There are 5 ways to get from Croydon to Cornwall by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

$125 - $269

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Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station X26
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Lanivet National Express

$78 - $93

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Train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

$143 - $271

Train South Western Railway  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell

$103 - $181

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Cornwall 247.8 miles

$50 - $80

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon station to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from West Croydon Bus Station and arriving at Lanivet via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Croydon and Cornwall is 215 miles. The road distance is 247.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Croydon to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Croydon to Cornwall bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Cornwall is to fly which takes 2 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 24 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 9 h.

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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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Croydon to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lanivet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Cornwall is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to drive from Croydon to Cornwall.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 214.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Croydon, England and Cornwall, England?

Flybe flies from Croydon to Cornwall 3 times a day. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from Croydon to Cornwall every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $250 and the journey takes 3 h 45 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
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $250
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There are 1872+ hotels available in Cornwall. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Croydon to London Gatwick Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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