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There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance by plane, train, night bus, bus or car

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Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  6 h 15 min

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

$119 - $382

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Bus  •  10 h 58 min

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

$33 - $55

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Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  6 h 55 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

$67 - $207

Train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

$166 - $309

Train South Western Railway  •  8 h 38 min

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

$115 - $218

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

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

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance is to bus which costs £25 - £45 and takes 10 h 58 min.

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

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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 Custom House, Victoria Dock Road, Covent Garden, Savoy Street and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 58 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Penzance is 263 miles. The road distance is 295 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 6 h 49 min and costs £120 - £240.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance is to train which takes 6 h 49 min and costs £120 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £45 and takes 10 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance.
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  • Distance: 263.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $300 and the journey takes 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $300
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
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance is 295 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 684+ hotels available in Penzance. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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