There are 7 ways to get from London to Porthcurno by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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Train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

$169 - $300

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Bus  •  11 h 44 min

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

$32 - $39

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Train South Western Railway  •  9 h 4 min

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

$122 - $215

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London to Porthcurno 295.6 miles

$60 - $95

Fly London Gatwick to Land's End  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Land's End (LEQ) LGW - LEQ

$116 - $406

Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, night bus, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the night bus from Newquay to Penzance
  3. Take the bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Porthcurno, The Valley

$68 - $215

Fly London City to Exeter, train  •  9 h

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

$131 - $403

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Porthcurno. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Porthcurno, The Valley via Penzance, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 44 min.

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The distance between London and Porthcurno is 263 miles. The road distance is 295.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Porthcurno without a car is to train which takes 6 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from London to Porthcurno, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London to Porthcurno is to train which takes 6 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 44 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Gatwick Airport to Land's End Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 50 min and has two stopovers.

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London to Porthcurno bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Porthcurno is 296 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to drive from London to Porthcurno.

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Flybe and Isles of Scilly Skybus offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Land's End Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Porthcurno.
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  • Distance: 263.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Porthcurno every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $300 and the journey takes 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Porthcurno every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $35 and the journey takes 10 h 5 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
Isles of Scilly Skybus
Flights from London Gatwick to Land's End via Newquay, Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
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 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $300
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
$40 - $60
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 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 - $90
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
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There are 545+ hotels available in Porthcurno. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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

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