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There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow to Cornwall 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.

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Train CrossCountry  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Par

$231 - $343

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Bus  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet National Express

$47 - $59

7 alternative options

Train via Crewe  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to St Austell

$309 - $505

Drive  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Cornwall 516.3 miles

$110 - $160

Fly Glasgow to Exeter, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Par

$110 - $287

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Exeter (EXT) EDI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Par

$123 - $303

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Par

$130 - $324

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  4. Take the train from Plymouth to Par

$138 - $350

Fly Glasgow to Cardiff, train  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cardiff (CWL) GLA - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  4. Take the train from Plymouth to Par

$153 - $457

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall is to bus which costs £35 - £50 and takes 16 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall is to fly and train which costs £85 - £230 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Lanivet via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Luxulyan via Par. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 53 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Cornwall is 379 miles. The road distance is 516.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 11 h 53 min and costs £170 - £270.

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It takes approximately 11 h 53 min to get from Glasgow to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Cornwall train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall is to train which takes 11 h 53 min and costs £170 - £270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £50 and takes 16 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 379.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 53 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Glasgow to Cornwall twice daily. Tickets cost $220 - $340 and the journey takes 10 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Cornwall via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 16 h 5 min.

Airlines
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
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and 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 Glasgow to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Par
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $340
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $200
Anytime Single
$220 - $340
Off-Peak Single
$260 - $390
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
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 Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $28
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
51 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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 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 Glasgow to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Glasgow to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lanivet station.

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Glasgow to Cornwall train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Par station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Cornwall is 516 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to drive from Glasgow to Cornwall.

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Flybe offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 1871+ hotels available in Cornwall. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 18 min and costs £7.

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