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Bus to Edinburgh, fly  •  4h

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

£70 - £258

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Fly from Glasgow  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Newquay (NQY) GLA - NQY

£79 - £282

Train via Birmingham  •  12h

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  4. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway

£238 - £804

Train  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Bodmin Parkway

£260 - £600

Bus  •  17h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M11
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Bude, The Strand M36
  3. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to Polzeath, Beach 95

Drive  •  8h 30m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Polzeath 516.9 miles

£75 - £120

Glasgow to Polzeath by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and Polzeath is around 26h 3m and covers a distance of around 679 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 26h 3m. Operated by CrossCountry and Transport for Cornwall, the Glasgow to Polzeath service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Polzeath, Beach. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
26h 3m
Fastest journey time:
26h 3m
Journey distance:
679 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
59 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:48
Last service departs at:
07:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Polzeath train and bus schedules

Glasgow → Polzeath
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Polzeath is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Polzeath is to drive which costs £75 - £120 and takes 8h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Polzeath is to fly which costs £75 - £290 and takes 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Polzeath. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Polzeath, Beach via Birmingham, Navigation Street and Bude, The Strand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 38m.

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It is 369 miles from Glasgow to Polzeath. It is approximately 516.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Polzeath without a car is to train via Birmingham which takes 12h and costs £230 - £850.

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It takes approximately 4h to get from Glasgow to Polzeath, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Polzeath bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Polzeath is to fly which takes 3h 56m and costs £75 - £290. Alternatively, you can train via Birmingham, which costs £230 - £850 and takes 12h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Glasgow to Polzeath bus services, operated by Transport for Cornwall, arrive at Polzeath, Beach station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Polzeath.
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  • Distance: 368.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h

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

easyJet, British Airways and Aer Lingus fly from Glasgow to Polzeath 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Polzeath via Preston, Birmingham New Street, Plymouth, and Bodmin Parkway in around 12h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£190 - £350
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £400
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£160 - £340
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
TransPennine Express Service
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £270
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£100 - £130
Anytime Day 1st Class
£190 - £270
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from Glasgow Central to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
11h 41m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£260 - £600
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£260 - £320
Anytime Day 1st Class
£430 - £600
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
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
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£18 - £30
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
Megabus UK
Transport for Cornwall
Phone
0808 196 2632
Website
transportforcornwall.co.uk
Bus from Bude, The Strand to Polzeath, Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Transport for Cornwall

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Polzeath is 517 miles. It takes approximately 8h 30m to drive from Glasgow to Polzeath.

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Loganair and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Newquay Airport.

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