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 10 min

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

$123 - $386

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 53 min

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

$30 - $37

7 alternative options

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  6 h 23 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 - $204

Train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  7 h 27 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

$140 - $428

Fly London Stansted to Newquay, night bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Newquay (NQY) STN - NQY
  2. Take the night bus from Newquay to Penzance

$133 - $496

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Land's End  •  8 h 17 min

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

$92 - $367

Train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

$166 - $299

Night bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Tremough, Penryn Campus Falmouth Univ M6

$46 - $83

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

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

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance is to bus which costs £23 - £29 and takes 10 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5 h 19 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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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance, including transfers.

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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 Canning Town, Covent Garden, Savoy Street and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 53 min.

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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 10 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 - $290 and the journey takes 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Penzance 4 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 8 h 20 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
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from London Stansted to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Isles of Scilly Skybus
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 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $290
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 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
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 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria to Penzance
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
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