There are 7 ways to get from Harlow to St Ives by train, bus, car, subway, plane or night bus

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Train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to St Erth

$187 - $319

Cheapest option

Train, Tube to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  4. Take the night bus from Newquay to Hayle
  5. Take the bus from Hayle, Foundry Square to St Ives, Bus Station

$88 - $238

5 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Truro

$134 - $225

Bus  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Hayle National Express

$105 - $144

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to St Ives 313.7 miles

$65 - $100

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth

$134 - $415

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  4. Take the night bus from Newquay to Hayle
  5. Take the bus from Hayle, Foundry Square to St Ives, Bus Station

$138 - $453

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Harlow to St Ives station. However, there are services departing from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Stansted Airport London, Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Hayle, Foundry Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 35 min.

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The distance between Harlow and St Ives is 267 miles. The road distance is 313.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to St Ives without a car is to train which takes 7 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Harlow to St Ives, including transfers.

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Harlow to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from Harlow to St Ives is to train which takes 7 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Harlow to St Ives bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hayle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harlow to St Ives is 314 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to drive from Harlow to St Ives.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Harlow to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 267.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

What companies run services between Harlow, England and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Harlow to St Ives every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $290 and the journey takes 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harlow to St Ives via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport London, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Hayle, and Hayle, Foundry Square in around 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to St Erth
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $290
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$21
First
$35
Business
$29
London Underground (Tube)
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Hayle
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Hayle
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com

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