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There are 9 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven by train, bus, car, plane, subway or night bus

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Recommended option

Train via Plymouth  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

$193 - $338

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Train, bus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central
  3. Take the bus from Exeter to Porthleven

$92 - $127

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Bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Helston National Express

$101 - $136

Train  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

$191 - $334

Drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven 329.1 miles

$70 - $110

Fly London Stansted to Exeter, train  •  10 h 6 min

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

$130 - $542

Train, subway to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  4. Take the night bus from Newquay to Redruth
  5. Take the bus from Redruth, station to Helston, Blue Anchor

$94 - $243

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  9 h 59 min

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

$147 - $426

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  4. Take the night bus from Newquay to Redruth
  5. Take the bus from Redruth, station to Helston, Blue Anchor

$144 - $458

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Porthleven, Bus Shelter via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Helston, Blue Anchor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Porthleven is 274 miles. The road distance is 329.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven without a car is to train which takes 9 h 39 min and costs £140 - £260.

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It takes approximately 9 h 39 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven is to train which takes 9 h 39 min and costs £140 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £110 and takes 9 h 54 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Stansted Airport to Exeter Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Helston station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven.
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  • Distance: 274.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 39 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Porthleven, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Lancaster Gate station, London Paddington, Plymouth, and Penzance in around 9 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Helston, and Helston, Blue Anchor in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Chambery
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Edinburgh, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Amsterdam, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Belfast (Aldergrove), Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Belfast (Aldergrove), Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from London Stansted to Exeter via Belfast (Aldergrove), Newcastle
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
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 6 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
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $300
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Helston
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Porthleven
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Redruth
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven is 329 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Porthleven.

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Jet2.com, British Airways, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Exeter Airport.

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