There are 9 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance by plane, train, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance

$129 - $397

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penzance National Express

$32 - $42

7 alternative options

Fly London City to Land's End  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Land's End (LEQ) LCY - LEQ

$87 - $368

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  3. Take the night bus from Newquay to Penzance

$69 - $208

Train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  3. Take the night bus from Newquay to Penzance

$147 - $444

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Land's End  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Land's End (LEQ) LGW - LEQ

$95 - $371

Train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

$177 - $330

Train South Western Railway  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance

$125 - $238

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance 295 miles

$60 - $95

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Penzance, England?

Flybe and Isles of Scilly Skybus fly from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance 5 times a day. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance every 4 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $320 and the journey takes 5 h 6 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Isles of Scilly Skybus
Flights from London City to Land's End via Exeter, Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
19 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Gatwick to Land's End via Newquay, Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $320
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$85 - $140
Advanced Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $320
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penzance
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance?

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Penzance is 422 km. The road distance is 472 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance?

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance is to bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 10 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance?

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance is to drive which takes 5 h 19 min and costs £45 - £70.

Is there a direct bus between London City Airport (LCY) and Penzance?

No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Penzance via Canning Town, Covent Garden, Savoy Street and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 51 min.

How long does it take to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance?

It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance, including transfers.