Directions from Glasgow to Cornwall

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

Fly Glasgow to Newquay, bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. GLA - NQY

$92 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 4 min

  1. National Express
  2. National Express

$47 - $59

6 alternative options

Fly Glasgow to Exeter, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. GLA - EXT

$114 - $291

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. GLA - BRS

$135 - $309

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. EDI - EXT

$126 - $307

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  10 h 38 min

$291 - $458

Train  •  12 h 10 min

$240 - $357

Drive  •  8 h 21 min

  1. 516.3 miles

$110 - $160

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Cornwall via Birmingham New Street and Plymouth in around 10 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Cornwall via Plymouth in around 15 h 4 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
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 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $140
Train from Glasgow Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$230 - $350
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $210
Anytime Single
$230 - $350
Off-Peak Single
$270 - $410
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newquay to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Cornwall is 607 km. The road distance is 826 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall is to bus which costs £35 - £45 and takes 15 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 47 min and costs £65 - £160.

No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Luxulyan via Birmingham New Street and Plymouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 38 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Lanivet via Plymouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Glasgow to Cornwall, including transfers.