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

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Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Liskeard

$136 - $239

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Bus  •  8 h 36 min

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

$29 - $34

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  6 h 49 min

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

$89 - $148

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from London to Looe 235.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  6 h 44 min

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

$103 - $344

Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the train from Newquay to Liskeard

$83 - $244

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Looe station. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at West Looe, Fire Station via Liskeard, Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between London and Looe is 206 miles. The road distance is 235.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Looe without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from London to Looe, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London to Looe is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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London to Looe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liskeard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Looe is 236 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from London to Looe.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Looe.
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  • Distance: 205.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Looe every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $240 and the journey takes 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Looe 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $30 and the journey takes 7 h 32 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
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 Liskeard
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $100
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $240
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Exeter St Davids to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Newquay to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
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 Liskeard
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com

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