There are 9 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 Inverness to Exeter, train  •  9 h 41 min

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

$133 - $646

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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 Coach Station, Armada Way
  3. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet

$77 - $109

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Fly Inverness to Bristol, train  •  8 h 4 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

$128 - $452

Fly Inverness to Newquay  •  7 h 7 min

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

$131 - $567

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Exeter (EXT) EDI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway

$165 - $356

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Exeter  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT
  4. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway

$156 - $355

Train  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy
  2. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to Par

$265 - $397

Night train, train  •  19 h 16 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

$224 - $380

Drive  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Cornwall 673.8 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Cornwall is to bus which costs £55 - £85 and takes 19 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Cornwall is to fly which costs £95 - £430 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Cornwall is 491 miles. The road distance is 673.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to get from Inverness to Cornwall, including transfers.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Inverness to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Inverness and arriving at Luxulyan via Kirkcaldy and Par. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 25 min.

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

Loganair, Flybe and two other airlines fly from Inverness to Cornwall 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Inverness to Cornwall via Kirkcaldy and Par in around 15 h 25 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 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
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Inverness to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
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
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Inverness to Newquay via London Heathrow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Inverness to Newquay via Kirkwall, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
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
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Cardiff Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $210
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
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
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
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Kirkcaldy to Par
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $340
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $200
Anytime Single
$220 - $340
Off-Peak Single
$260 - $380
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
LNER
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Crewe
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$203
Sleeper Seat
$55 - $80
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
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$90 - $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 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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