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There are 6 ways to get from London to Boscastle by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

$236 - $372

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Fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

$186 - $365

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Plymouth
  2. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, station to Boscastle Bridge 902

Bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, station to Boscastle Bridge 902

Night bus, bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Saltash National Express
  2. Take the bus from Saltash, Fore Street Bottom to Boscastle Bridge 902

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from London to Boscastle 235.6 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from London to Boscastle is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Boscastle is to fly which costs £140 - £280 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Boscastle. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Boscastle Bridge via Pennycomequick, station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 9 min.

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The distance between London and Boscastle is 207 miles. The road distance is 235.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Boscastle without a car is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from London to Boscastle, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London to Boscastle is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs £180 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 9 min, you could also fly, which costs £140 - £280 and takes 3 h 19 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 to Boscastle bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, arrive at Boscastle Bridge station.

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Map of how to get from London to Boscastle.
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  • Distance: 207.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between London, England and Boscastle, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Boscastle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $250 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Boscastle via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and Pennycomequick, station in around 9 h 9 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 London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $250
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Pennycomequick, station to Boscastle Bridge
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Saltash, Fore Street Bottom to Boscastle Bridge
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
National Express
Night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Saltash
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
National Express
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Yes, the driving distance between London to Boscastle is 236 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from London to Boscastle.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 920+ hotels available in Boscastle. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Gatwick Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs £12 - £27.

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