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There are 10 ways to get from Falmouth to Isle of Iona by train, bus, ferry 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, travel  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Dalmuir to Oban
  3. Travel from Oban to Isle of Iona

Cheapest option

Train, bus, ferry  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Redruth to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal 926
  3. Take the ferry from Kennacraig Ferry Terminal to Colonsay Ferry Terminal Cm9

$264 - $411

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Bus, travel  •  22 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way M6
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Glasgow
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road 976
  4. Travel from Oban, Station Road to Isle of Iona

Train to Exeter, fly to Belfast City, travel  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Belfast City (BHD) EXT - BHD
  3. Travel from Belfast City to Isle of Iona

Train to Exeter, fly to Glasgow, train, travel  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Glasgow (GLA) EXT - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  4. Travel from Oban to Isle of Iona

Train to Exeter, fly to Edinburgh, bus, train, travel  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Edinburgh (EDI) EXT - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  5. Travel from Oban to Isle of Iona

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Glasgow, travel  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Glasgow (GLA) BRS - GLA
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  5. Travel from Oban to Isle of Iona

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh, bus, travel  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI
  4. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
  5. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  6. Travel from Oban to Isle of Iona

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Belfast City, travel  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  4. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Belfast City (BHD) CWL - BHD
  5. Travel from Belfast City to Isle of Iona

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Glasgow, travel  •  15 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  4. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Glasgow (GLA) CWL - GLA
  5. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  6. Travel from Oban to Isle of Iona

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The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Isle of Iona is to train and bus and ferry which costs £200 - £320 and takes 22 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falmouth to Isle of Iona is to train and bus and ferry which costs £200 - £320 and takes 22 h 18 min.

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The distance between Falmouth and Isle of Iona is 433 miles.

The best way to get from Falmouth to Isle of Iona without a car is to train and travel which takes 17 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 58 min to get from Falmouth to Isle of Iona, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to Belfast City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Isle of Iona. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Falmouth to Isle of Iona.
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  • Distance: 432.9 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 58 min

What companies run services between Falmouth, England and Isle of Iona, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Falmouth to Isle of Iona. However, you can take the train to Truro, take the train to Glasgow Central, take the walk to Glasgow Central Low Level, take the train to Dalmuir, take the train to Oban, then take the travel to Isle of Iona. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, take the bus to Buchanan Bus Station, take the bus to Oban, Station Road, then take the travel to Isle of Iona.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Belfast City via Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Belfast City via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Cardiff to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Cardiff to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Cardiff to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Cardiff to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Cardiff to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Truro to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$230 - $350
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $200
Anytime Single
$230 - $350
Off-Peak Single
$270 - $400
Train from Redruth to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
11 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $210
Anytime Single
$230 - $360
Off-Peak Single
$280 - $410
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dalmuir to Oban
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $30
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
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 Falmouth to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Falmouth, Argos to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators

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