There are 9 ways to get from Nottingham to Cornwall by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Birmingham, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY

$184 - $506

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Bus  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Bodmin National Express

$28 - $36

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Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY

$160 - $332

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

$189 - $358

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY

$147 - $392

Train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway

$124 - $259

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to St Austell

$144 - $225

Train via Cardiff Central  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to St Austell

$189 - $317

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Cornwall 283.6 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham station to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Nottingham Station Street and arriving at Innis Downs, Roundabout via Bodmin, Priory House. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 29 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Cornwall is 235 miles. The road distance is 283.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 7 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Nottingham to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Cornwall is to train which takes 7 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Nottingham to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bodmin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Cornwall is 284 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to drive from Nottingham to Cornwall.

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Flybe offers flights from Birmingham Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 234.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 5 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Nottingham to Cornwall via Derby, Plymouth, Bodmin Parkway, Bodmin Parkway Station, and Bodmin, Priory House in around 7 h 52 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Nottingham to Cornwall once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 45 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Derby to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $160
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Birmingham New Street to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $160
Train from Nottingham to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Nottingham to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Northern Rail
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Thameslink
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 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
Train from Cardiff Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
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 Nottingham Station Street to Bodmin
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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