There are 7 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Cornwall by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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

Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

$152 - $268

Cheapest option

Tube to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  3. Take the bus from Newquay to Lanivet

$68 - $218

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Lanivet National Express

$109 - $134

Train South Western Railway  •  8 h 43 min

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

$111 - $196

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Cornwall 244.5 miles

$50 - $80

Tube to London City, fly to Exeter, train, bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to West Ham Underground Station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
  4. Take the bus from Bodmin, Priory House to Innis Downs, Roundabout

$117 - $367

Train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, bus  •  6 h 41 min

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

$142 - $438

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Cornwall, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington Station to Cornwall every 4 hours. Tickets cost $140 - $260 and the journey takes 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Cornwall once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $95 and the journey takes 6 h 10 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
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $120
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $260
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Paddington Station to Cornwall?

The distance between London Paddington Station and Cornwall is 343 km. The road distance is 391 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Cornwall?

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Cornwall is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Paddington Station to Cornwall?

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Cornwall is to drive which takes 4 h 17 min and costs £35 - £55.

How long does it take to get from London Paddington Station to Cornwall?

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from London Paddington Station to Cornwall, including transfers.