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

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Bus  •  3h 3m

  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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Train, bus  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Redruth to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow, School Hill 11A

Bus via Bodmin, Priory House  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Helston, Tesco to Truro, Bus Station L2
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to Bodmin, Mount Folly 27 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Bodmin, Priory House to Padstow Bus Terminus 11A

Taxi  •  56m

  1. Take a taxi from Helston to Padstow 41.7 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  56m

  1. Drive from Helston to Padstow 41.7 miles

$9 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Helston to Padstow is to bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 3h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Helston to Padstow is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 56m.

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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 3h 3m.

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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 3h 3m and costs £5 - £7.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m 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 56m to drive from Helston to Padstow.

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There are 1466+ hotels available in Padstow. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 34 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

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 3h 3m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redruth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Helston, Tesco to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Haven House to Padstow, New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Bodmin, Mount Folly
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
First
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow, School Hill
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin, Priory House to Padstow Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Truro, Fairmantle Street Coach Park to Bodmin, The Shire House Mount Folly
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Helston to Padstow
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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