There are 7 ways to get from Falmouth to Leuchars by bus, plane, train or car

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

Bus to Newquay, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Edinburgh (EDI) NQY - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Leuchars

$106 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth to Plymouth
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...

$76 - $99

5 alternative options

Train to Exeter, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Edinburgh (EDI) EXT - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Leuchars

$153 - $350

Train to Exeter, fly to Glasgow, train  •  10 h 5 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 Haymarket
  4. Take the train from Haymarket to Leuchars

$156 - $370

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh  •  9 h 30 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 train from Edinburgh Gateway to Leuchars

$166 - $393

Train  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Leuchars

$266 - $402

Drive  •  10 h

  1. Drive from Falmouth to Leuchars 592 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Falmouth, England and Leuchars, Scotland?

CrossCountry operates a train from Falmouth to Leuchars twice a week. Tickets cost $260 - $390 and the journey takes 12 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Falmouth to Leuchars via Plymouth, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12), and Dundee City Centre, Bus Station in around 20 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Newquay to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newquay to Edinburgh via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Leuchars
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Haymarket to Leuchars
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
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
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Haymarket to Leuchars
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$16 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Truro to Leuchars
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$260 - $390
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$150 - $230
Anytime Single
$260 - $390
Off-Peak Single
$310 - $460
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Falmouth to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Falmouth and Leuchars is 707 km. The road distance is 947 km.

The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Leuchars is to bus which costs £50 - £75 and takes 20 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Falmouth to Leuchars is to bus and fly and train which takes 6 h 54 min and costs £75 - £180.

No, there is no direct train from Falmouth to Leuchars. However, there are services departing from Falmouth Town and arriving at Leuchars via Truro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 44 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Falmouth to Leuchars. However, there are services departing from Falmouth and arriving at Leuchars, Fern Place via Plymouth, Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and Dundee City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Falmouth to Leuchars, including transfers.