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There are 4 ways to get from London to Land's End by train, bus or car

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  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penzance

Train via Exeter

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

Drive

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Land's End

London to Land's End by train, bus and walk

The journey time between London and Land's End is around 12h 19m and covers a distance of around 329 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 48m. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 20m. Operated by South Western Railway, First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and others, the London to Land's End service departs from London Waterloo and arrives in Land's End. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 30m
Layover time:
4h 48m
Total time:
12h 19m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
8h 20m
Journey distance:
329 miles
Services per week:
24
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
30 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:20
Last service departs at:
21:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Land's End train, bus and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Land's End is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 10h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Land's End is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Land's End. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Land's End, Car Park via Penzance, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 36m.

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The distance between London and Land's End is 265 miles. The road distance is 295.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Land's End without a car is to train which takes 5h 19m and costs £130 - £160.

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It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from London to Land's End, including transfers.

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London to Land's End bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Land's End is to train which takes 5h 19m and costs £130 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 10h 36m.

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London to Land's End bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Land's End is 295 miles. It takes approximately 5h 13m to drive from London to Land's End.

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  • Distance: 265.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 19m

What companies run services between London, England and Land's End, England?

First Great Western Service operates a train from London Paddington to Penzance every 4 hours. Tickets cost £100 - £130 and the journey takes 5h 4m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penzance twice daily. Tickets cost £11 - £15 and the journey takes 8h 15m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£100 - £130
Anytime Day 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £110
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 Penzance
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express

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