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There are 8 ways to get from Harwich to Cornwall by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Par

$176 - $302

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Bus  •  11h 55m

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

$106 - $126

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Train via Taunton  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Taunton
  3. Take the train from Taunton to Luxulyan

$174 - $309

Train South Western Railway  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Luxulyan

$124 - $212

Drive  •  5h 43m

  1. Drive from Harwich to Cornwall 338.8 miles

$70 - $110

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

$160 - $328

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newquay (NQY) LHR - NQY

$295 - $603

Train to Southend, fly  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Newquay (NQY) SEN - NQY

$206 - $612

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The cheapest way to get from Harwich to Cornwall is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Harwich to Cornwall is to train and fly which costs £220 - £470 and takes 5h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harwich to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue and arriving at Lanivet via Colchester and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 55m.

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The distance between Harwich and Cornwall is 283 miles. The road distance is 338.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Harwich to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 8h 10m and costs £130 - £240.

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It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Harwich to Cornwall, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Harwich to Cornwall is to train which takes 8h 10m and costs £130 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £80 - £100 and takes 11h 55m.

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

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Map of how to get from Harwich to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 283.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Harwich, England and Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Harwich to Cornwall via Manningtree, London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Lancaster Gate station, London Paddington, and Par in around 8h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harwich to Cornwall via Colchester and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 11h 55m.

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 Southend to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Par
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $250
Train from London Paddington to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Taunton to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Exeter St Davids to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 Colchester to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Harwich to Cornwall is 339 miles. It takes approximately 5h 43m to drive from Harwich to Cornwall.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 1899+ hotels available in Cornwall. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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