There are 8 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bodmin Parkway to Penzance

£146 - £469

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Bus  •  12h 17m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth to Penzance National Express

£17 - £23

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Train via Bristol  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

£134 - £546

Train via Cardiff  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Penzance

£159 - £313

Drive  •  5h 50m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance 352.6 miles

£60 - £90

Fly Manchester to Newquay, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY
  2. Take the train from Truro to Penzance

£53 - £307

Fly Manchester to Exeter, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance

£91 - £370

Train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, train  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  3. Take the train from Truro to Penzance

£113 - £531

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance is to bus which costs £17 - £23 and takes 12h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance is to fly and train which costs £50 - £310 and takes 5h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Penzance. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Penzance via BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Penzance via Bodmin Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Penzance is 273 miles. The road distance is 352.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs £140 - £470.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, depart from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance.
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  • Distance: 273.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Penzance, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance via Bodmin Parkway in around 7h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance via MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth in around 12h 17m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £360
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £500
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£140 - £340
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£140 - £170
Anytime Day 1st Class
£240 - £340
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £130
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£80 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Truro to Penzance
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£24 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£65 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £110
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Cardiff Central to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£85 - £200
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£85 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £200
Train from Truro to Penzance
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £26
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £110
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £110
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£6 - £9
1st Class
£18 - £26
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£8 - £12
1st Class
£21 - £30
Train from Truro to Penzance
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£4 - £6
1st Class
£14 - £21
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
tfw.wales
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 MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs £140 - £470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £23 and takes 12h 17m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance is 353 miles. It takes approximately 5h 50m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Penzance.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Manchester Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £17.

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