There are 8 ways to get from London to Penryn by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Truro

$154 - $275

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 3 min

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

$26 - $35

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  7 h 32 min

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

$111 - $194

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from London to Penryn 272.3 miles

$55 - $85

Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, line 93 bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station

$64 - $208

Fly London Stansted to Newquay, line 93 bus, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Newquay (NQY) STN - NQY
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to Penryn, Costcutter

$128 - $488

Train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, line 93 bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  3. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station

$136 - $420

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  7 h 19 min

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

$122 - $387

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Penryn is to bus which costs £20 - £25 and takes 9 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Penryn is to drive which costs £45 - £65 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between London and Penryn is 237 miles. The road distance is 272.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from London to Penryn, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Penryn. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Penryn. However, there are services departing from London Paddington and arriving at Penryn via Truro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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What companies run services between London, England and Penryn, Cornwall, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Penryn every 3 hours. Tickets cost $150 - $270 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Penryn twice daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 3 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 Stansted to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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 Truro
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$75 - $120
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $270
Train from Exeter St Davids to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 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 Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators

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