There are 8 ways to get from Leeds to Cornwall by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to Manchester, fly  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY

$148 - $306

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Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet National Express

$34 - $44

6 alternative options

Fly from Leeds Bradford  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY

$120 - $340

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY

$203 - $534

Train via Plymouth  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway

$148 - $250

Train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to St Austell

$158 - $233

Train via Cardiff Central  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to St Austell

$197 - $340

Drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Cornwall 351.5 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Cornwall is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Cornwall is to fly which costs £90 - £260 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Lanivet via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Cornwall is 272 miles. The road distance is 351.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 7 h 53 min and costs £110 - £190.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Leeds to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Leeds to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Cornwall is to fly which takes 3 h 15 min and costs £90 - £260. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £110 - £190 and takes 7 h 53 min, you could also bus, which costs £25 - £35 and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 271.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Cornwall, England?

Flybe flies from Leeds to Cornwall 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leeds to Cornwall via Plymouth, Bodmin Parkway, Bodmin Parkway Station, and Bodmin, Priory House in around 7 h 53 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Leeds to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $210
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 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 Leeds to St Austell
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Single
$150 - $230
Off-Peak Single
$170 - $260
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
39 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 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $160
Bus operators
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
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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