There are 5 ways to get from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by bus, plane, train or car

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Line 93 bus, fly  •  4 h 39 min

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

$49 - $173

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Train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$163 - $303

Bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Penryn to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$97 - $117

Bus, train  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Penryn to Dorchester
  2. Take the train from Dorchester South to Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Horsham

$78 - $117

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 282.3 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to line 93 bus and fly which costs £35 - £140 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Penryn and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Penryn and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Truro and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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The distance between Penryn and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 228 miles. The road distance is 282.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 7 h 23 min and costs £120 - £240.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Penryn station.

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Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Truro station.

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The best way to get from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 7 h 23 min and costs £120 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £90 and takes 9 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 228.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Penryn, Cornwall, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Truro and Reading in around 7 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 9 h 33 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to Reading
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $100
Advanced Single
$70 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $240
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
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 Penryn to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penryn to Dorchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 282 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Penryn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Flybe offers flights from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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