There are 8 ways to get from Falmouth to Whitchurch 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  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Whitchurch (Shrops)

$131 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 13 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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury
  4. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand K) to Whitchurch, Bus Station (Tesco) 511

$38 - $64

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Redruth to Yatton
  2. Take the train from Yatton to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Shrewsbury
  4. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Whitchurch, Bus Station (Tesco) 511

$151 - $284

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Falmouth to Whitchurch 309.4 miles

$65 - $100

Bus to Newquay, fly to Manchester, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Manchester (MAN) NQY - MAN
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Whitchurch (Shrops)

$81 - $225

Bus to Newquay, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Birmingham (BHX) NQY - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury

$100 - $346

Bus to Newquay, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) NQY - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Whitchurch (Shrops)

$97 - $319

Train, train to Exeter, fly to Manchester  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Falmouth Town to Truro
  2. Take the train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
  3. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Whitchurch (Shrops)

$129 - $317

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Whitchurch is to bus which costs £29 - £50 and takes 13 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falmouth to Whitchurch is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Falmouth and Whitchurch is 221 miles. The road distance is 309.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Falmouth to Whitchurch, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falmouth to Whitchurch station. However, there are services departing from Falmouth and arriving at Whitchurch, Bus Station (Tesco) via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand K). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Falmouth to Whitchurch. However, there are services departing from Falmouth Town and arriving at Whitchurch (Shrops) via Truro and Newport (S Wales). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Falmouth to Whitchurch.
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  • Distance: 221.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Falmouth, England and Whitchurch, Shropshire, England?

You can take a train from Falmouth to Whitchurch via Truro and Newport (S Wales) in around 8 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Falmouth to Whitchurch via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Shrewsbury, and Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand K) in around 13 h 13 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Newquay to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Newquay to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Exeter to Manchester via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Truro to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Whitchurch (Shrops)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
Train from Crewe to Whitchurch (Shrops)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
First Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Whitchurch (Shrops)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redruth to Yatton
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Yatton to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Falmouth Town to Truro
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Whitchurch, Bus Station (Tesco)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand K) to Whitchurch, Bus Station (Tesco)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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