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There are 8 ways to get from Harlow to St Ives by train, bus, car, subway, plane or night bus

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Train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to St Erth

$186 - $319

Cheapest option

Train, subway to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria 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

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  11h 17m

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

$132 - $218

Bus  •  11h 54m

  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 - $134

Drive  •  5h 23m

  1. Drive from Harlow to St Ives 313.7 miles

$65 - $100

Train, subway to London Heathrow, fly to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newquay (NQY) LHR - NQY
  4. Take the night bus from Newquay to Hayle
  5. Take the bus from Hayle, Foundry Square to St Ives, Bus Station

$220 - $503

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  9h 6m

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

$133 - $406

Train, train to Southend, fly to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Newquay (NQY) SEN - NQY
  4. Take the night bus from Newquay to Hayle
  5. Take the bus from Hayle, Foundry Square to St Ives, Bus Station

$149 - $535

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The cheapest way to get from Harlow to St Ives is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Harlow to St Ives is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5h 23m.

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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 11h 54m.

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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 7h 26m and costs £140 - £250.

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It takes approximately 7h 26m 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 7h 26m and costs £140 - £250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £80 - £110 and takes 11h 54m.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Harlow to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 267.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 26m

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 4h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harlow to St Ives via Stansted Airport London, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, and Hayle, Foundry Square in around 11h 54m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Southend to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to St Erth
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
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
2h 16m
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
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
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
2h 48m
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
15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$21
First
$35
Business
$29
Train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$36
Business
$32
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Hayle
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
National Express
Night bus from Newquay to Hayle
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Harlow to St Ives is 314 miles. It takes approximately 5h 23m 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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There are 823+ hotels available in St Ives. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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