There are 8 ways to get from Croydon to Cornwall by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

$145 - $271

Cheapest option

Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the bus from Newquay to Lanivet

$58 - $187

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  8 h 4 min

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

$100 - $177

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station X26
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Lanivet National Express

$78 - $93

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Cornwall 247.8 miles

$50 - $80

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
  4. Take the bus from Bodmin, Priory House to Innis Downs, Roundabout

$116 - $370

Train to London Stansted, fly to Newquay, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Newquay (NQY) STN - NQY
  3. Take the bus from Newquay to Lanivet

$138 - $502

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  4. Take the bus from Newquay to Lanivet

$141 - $436

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Cornwall is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Cornwall is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Croydon to Cornwall, including transfers.

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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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Croydon to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from West Croydon and arriving at Luxulyan via Clapham Junction and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Croydon to Cornwall every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $250 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Croydon to Cornwall via Heathrow Central Bus Station and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 9 h.

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 London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London Stansted to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 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 Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newquay to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Plymouth Citybus

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