There are 7 ways to get from Inverness to Cornwall by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Newquay  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Newquay (NQY) INV - NQY

$132 - $568

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station G10
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Plymouth
  3. Take the bus from Plymouth to Lanivet

$84 - $117

5 alternative options

Fly to Exeter, train  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Exeter (EXT) INV - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway

$139 - $652

Fly to Bristol, train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Bristol (BRS) INV - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway

$134 - $462

Train  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy
  2. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to St Austell

$277 - $420

Night train, train  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to St Austell

$232 - $399

Drive  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Cornwall 673.8 miles

$140 - $210

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Cornwall, England?

Flybe, Loganair and easyJet fly from Inverness to Cornwall twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Inverness to Cornwall via Kirkcaldy, St Austell, and St Austell, Bus Station in around 15 h 11 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Inverness to Newquay via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Inverness to Newquay via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Inverness to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Inverness to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Belfast City, London City
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Inverness to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Cardiff Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $220
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Kirkcaldy to St Austell
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $210
Anytime Single
$230 - $360
Off-Peak Single
$280 - $410
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Crewe
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$120 - $170
Sleeper Berth Solo
$214
Sleeper Seat
$55 - $85
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
First Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Inverness to Cornwall?

The distance between Inverness and Cornwall is 786 km. The road distance is 1078 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Inverness to Cornwall?

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Cornwall is to bus which costs £60 - £85 and takes 19 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Inverness to Cornwall?

The quickest way to get from Inverness to Cornwall is to fly which takes 7 h 29 min and costs £90 - £410.

Is there a direct bus between Inverness and Cornwall?

No, there is no direct bus from Inverness to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Lanivet via Glasgow and Plymouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Inverness to Cornwall?

It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Inverness to Cornwall, including transfers.