There are 5 ways to get from Inverness to Cornwall by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 57 min

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

$200 - $650

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Bus  •  20 h 29 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

$82 - $109

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Train  •  15 h 11 min

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

$264 - $396

Night train, train  •  18 h 42 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

$222 - $365

Drive  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Cornwall 673.8 miles

$140 - $210

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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 20 h 29 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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The best way to get from Inverness to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 15 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Inverness to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Inverness to Cornwall bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Cornwall is to fly which takes 4 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 11 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 20 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Inverness Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Inverness to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lanivet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Cornwall is 674 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 5 min to drive from Inverness to Cornwall.

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Loganair, easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Inverness Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 491.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

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

Flybe, Loganair and easyJet fly from Inverness to Cornwall 3 times a day. 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
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Inverness to Newquay via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 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
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Train operators
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
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Kirkcaldy to St Austell
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 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
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Crewe
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$201
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $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 - $130
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $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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The best way to get from Inverness to Inverness Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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