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There are 6 ways to get from Hastings to Polzeath by train, plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to London Charing Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newquay (NQY) LHR - NQY

£135 - £364

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Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

£96 - £310

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Train  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to London Charing Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

£151 - £214

Train via Reading  •  9h 59m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Gatwick Airport
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Bodmin Parkway

£111 - £165

Train, bus  •  11h 44m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the bus from St Davids Station to Launceston, Westgate Street 6A
  4. Take the bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Polzeath, Beach 10

Drive  •  5h 20m

  1. Drive from Hastings to Polzeath 298.2 miles

£45 - £65

Hastings to Polzeath by train and bus

The journey time between Hastings and Polzeath is around 10h 31m and covers a distance of around 347 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 35m. Operated by Southern Service, First Great Western Service and Transport for Cornwall, the Hastings to Polzeath service departs from Hastings and arrives in Polzeath, Beach. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 31m
Fastest journey time:
8h 35m
Journey distance:
347 miles
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:26
Last service departs at:
21:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hastings to Polzeath train and bus schedules

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

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The social distance requirement in Polzeath is 1 metre.

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The most affordable way to get from Hastings to Polzeath is to drive, which costs £45 - £65 and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Polzeath is to train and fly which costs £95 - £310 and takes 4h 30m.

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The distance between Hastings and Polzeath is 242 miles. The road distance is 298.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Polzeath without a car is to train which takes 7h 14m and costs £150 - £220.

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It takes approximately 5h 1m to get from Hastings to Polzeath, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hastings to Polzeath is 298 miles. It takes approximately 5h 20m to drive from Hastings to Polzeath.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 546+ hotels available in Polzeath. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Polzeath.
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  • Distance: 242.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 1m

What companies run services between Hastings, England and Polzeath, England?

You can take a train from Hastings to Polzeath via London Charing Cross, Charing Cross station, Paddington station, London Paddington, and Bodmin Parkway in around 7h 14m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £390
Train operators
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Hastings to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £45
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£16 - £23
Anytime 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Hastings to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £70
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£23 - £35
Anytime 1st Class
£50 - £70
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£85 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £210
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Reading to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £95
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Davids Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South West
Transport for Cornwall
Phone
0808 196 2632
Website
transportforcornwall.co.uk
Bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Polzeath, Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transport for Cornwall

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