There are 5 ways to get from Helston to Padstow by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Helston, Tesco to Truro, Bus Station L2
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Haven House to Padstow, New Street 219

$8 - $9

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Bus, train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Helston, Tesco to Redruth, Railway Station L1
  2. Take the train from Redruth to Bodmin Parkway
  3. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow, School Hill 11A

$31 - $68

Bus, line 93 bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Helston, The Parade to Truro, Bus Station L2
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Truro, Bus Station to Newquay, Burger King 93 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Padstow, New Street A5

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Helston to Padstow 41.7 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Helston to Padstow 41.7 miles

$9 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Helston to Padstow. However, there are services departing from Helston, Tesco and arriving at Padstow, New Street via Truro, Haven House. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Helston and Padstow is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Helston to Padstow without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Helston to Padstow, including transfers.

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Helston to Padstow bus services, operated by First, depart from Helston, Tesco station.

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Helston to Padstow bus services, operated by First, arrive at Padstow, New Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helston to Padstow is 42 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Helston to Padstow.

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There are 1411+ hotels available in Padstow. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Helston to Padstow.
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  • Distance: 34 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Helston, England and Padstow, England?

You can take a bus from Helston to Padstow via Truro, Bus Station and Truro, Haven House in around 3 h 2 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redruth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Redruth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Helston, Tesco to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Haven House to Padstow, New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Helston, Tesco to Redruth, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Helston, The Parade to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Newquay, Burger King
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Padstow, New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Helston to Padstow
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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