There are 7 ways to get from London Victoria to Porthleven by train, bus, night bus, car 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.

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Train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

$166 - $308

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Bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Helston National Express

$27 - $33

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Train South Western Railway  •  9 h 53 min

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

$113 - $201

Night bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Porthleven National Express

$27 - $35

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Porthleven 282.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the night bus from Newquay to Redruth
  3. Take the bus from Redruth, Railway Station to Helston, Blue Anchor

$69 - $215

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  8 h 45 min

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

$133 - $407

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Porthleven. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between London Victoria and Porthleven is 247 miles. The road distance is 282.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Porthleven without a car is to train which takes 7 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from London Victoria to Porthleven, including transfers.

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London Victoria to Porthleven bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Porthleven is to train which takes 7 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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London Victoria to Porthleven bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Helston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Victoria to Porthleven is 283 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to drive from London Victoria to Porthleven.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from London Victoria to Porthleven.
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  • Distance: 247.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Porthleven, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Victoria to Porthleven every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $300 and the journey takes 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Porthleven once a week. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 7 h 20 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
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 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 Exeter St Davids to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Helston
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Porthleven
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Redruth
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There are 896+ hotels available in Porthleven. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to London Gatwick Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs .

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