There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, line 93 bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station

$49 - $166

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Train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Truro

$147 - $279

Train South Western Railway  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Truro

$119 - $201

Bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Truro National Express

$88 - $111

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro 274.6 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro is to fly and line 93 bus which costs £35 - £140 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Truro is 224 miles. The road distance is 274.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Truro via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Truro via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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The nearest airport to Truro is Newquay (NQY) Airport which is 12.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Land's End (LEQ) (29.5 miles), Scilly Isles (ISC) (60.5 miles), Exeter (EXT) (79.3 miles) and Bristol (BRS) (129 miles).

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro.
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  • Distance: 224 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Truro, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro via Reading in around 6 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Truro via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 8 h 43 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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 Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Reading to Truro
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $100
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $230
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
CrossCountry
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Truro
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
nationalexpress.com

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