There are 7 ways to get from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from St Mawgan, Newquay Airport to Newquay, Bus Station A5
  2. Take the bus from Newquay to Penzance National Express

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 87 bus, bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Treliske Hospital, Trelawny Entrance 87 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Treliske, Lay By to Penzance, Bus Station T1

$10 - $14

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Newquay to Penzance

$38 - $69

Line 87 bus, train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Railway Station 87 / ...
  2. Take the train from Truro to Penzance

$21 - $59

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance 38.2 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance 38.2 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from Newquay Airport to Penzance 38.2 miles

$40 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 49 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 49 min.

More details

The distance between Newquay Airport (NQY) and Penzance is 33 miles. The road distance is 38.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance. However, there are services departing from St Mawgan, Newquay Airport and arriving at Penzance via Newquay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

More details

What companies run services between Newquay Airport (NQY), England and Penzance, England?

You can take a bus from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance via Newquay, Bus Station and Newquay in around 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance 5 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newquay to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Train from Truro to Penzance
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from St Mawgan, Newquay Airport to Newquay, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Treliske Hospital, Trelawny Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Treliske, Lay By to Penzance, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Newquay Airport (NQY) to Penzance
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Jayride
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newquay Airport to Penzance
Estimated price
$40 - $150

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Want to know more about US trains?, Italian Lakes: Getting around by train and Want to know more about Flixbus? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.