There are 9 ways to get from Darlington to St Ives by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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Train  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to St Erth

£130 - £200

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Bus  •  14h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Darlington to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to St Erth National Express

£19 - £25

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Drive  •  7h 15m

  1. Drive from Darlington to St Ives 444.5 miles

£70 - £110

Train to Manchester, fly to Newquay  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY

£84 - £202

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, train  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth

£127 - £294

Train to Newcastle, fly to Exeter, train  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Exeter (EXT) NCL - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth

£90 - £324

Train to Newcastle, fly to Bristol, train  •  9h 3m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  4. Take the train from Plymouth to St Erth

£109 - £336

Train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY

£116 - £376

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY
  3. Take the night bus from Newquay to St Erth

£43 - £250

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The cheapest way to get from Darlington to St Ives is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 14h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Darlington to St Ives is to drive which costs £70 - £110 and takes 7h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darlington to St Ives station. However, there are services departing from Darlington and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and St Erth, Park & Ride Site. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 17m.

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The distance between Darlington and St Ives is 343 miles. The road distance is 444.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Darlington to St Ives without a car is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs £130 - £200.

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It takes approximately 9h 1m to get from Darlington to St Ives, including transfers.

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Darlington to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Darlington station.

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The best way to get from Darlington to St Ives is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs £130 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £26 and takes 14h 17m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Darlington to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at St Erth station.

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Map of how to get from Darlington to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 342.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 1m

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Darlington to St Ives 3 times a day. Tickets cost £130 - £200 and the journey takes 8h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Darlington to St Ives via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and St Erth, Park & Ride Site in around 14h 17m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £250
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Newcastle to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £360
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £250
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to St Erth
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£130 - £200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£75 - £120
Anytime Single
£130 - £200
Off-Peak Single
£150 - £230
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £23
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£27 - £40
Train from Darlington to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Single
£55 - £90
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £85
Train from Darlington to Leeds
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£25 - £40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Train from Darlington to Leeds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £30
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£27 - £45
Advanced Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £95
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£50 - £95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£28 - £45
Advanced Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £95
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £26
Advanced Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£4 - £7
1st Class
£16 - £23
Train from Darlington to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£7 - £11
1st Class
£20 - £29
Bus operators
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 Darlington to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £18
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National Express
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
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National Express
Night bus from Newquay to St Erth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Darlington to St Ives is 445 miles. It takes approximately 7h 15m to drive from Darlington to St Ives.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 1229+ hotels available in St Ives. Prices start at £56 per night.

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