There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow to Cornwall 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 Edinburgh, fly to Newquay  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Newquay (NQY) EDI - NQY

$90 - $223

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 4 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

$45 - $56

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Fly Glasgow to Exeter, train  •  7 h 36 min

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

$113 - $284

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter, train  •  8 h 14 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 Bodmin Parkway

$125 - $300

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  7 h 58 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 Luxulyan

$127 - $297

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Luxulyan

$276 - $435

Train  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Bodmin Parkway

$227 - $334

Train via Weston-super-Mare  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Weston-super-Mare
  4. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Luxulyan

$245 - $399

Drive  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Cornwall 516.3 miles

$110 - $160

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

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall is to bus and fly which costs £70 - £180 and takes 6 h 13 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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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Glasgow to Cornwall, including transfers.

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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 15 h 4 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 Birmingham New Street and Plymouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 45 min.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 10 h 45 min and costs £210 - £350.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 379.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

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 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Cornwall via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 15 h 4 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
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 45 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 Edinburgh to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Plymouth to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
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 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Glasgow Central to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$120 - $190
Anytime Single
$220 - $330
Off-Peak Single
$250 - $380
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$95 - $150
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $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 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com

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