Directions from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Ives

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Recommended option

Fly to Newquay, night bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. LGW - NQY

$54 - $175

5 alternative options

Fly to Land's End  •  6 h 55 min

  1. LGW - LEQ

$75 - $326

Train  •  7 h

$171 - $315

Train, bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. T2

$124 - $222

Bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. National Express

$101 - $137

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. 295.1 miles

$60 - $95

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

Flybe and Isles of Scilly Skybus fly from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Ives 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Ives via Reading, St Erth, and St Erth, Railway Station in around 7 h.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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 Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to St Erth
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $260
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
CrossCountry
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Hayle
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Hayle
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and St Ives is 389 km. The road distance is 472 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Ives is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Ives is to fly and night bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs £40 - £140.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Ives. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Heathrow Airport London and Hayle, Foundry Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Ives, including transfers.

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