There are 4 ways to get from Penryn to Truro by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Train  •  15 min

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  34 min

  1. U1 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. 9.3 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  13 min

  1. 9.3 miles

$2 - $3

What companies run services between Penryn, Cornwall, England and Truro, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Penryn to Truro hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Penryn to Truro every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 34 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penryn to Truro
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $9
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Penryn to Truro
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Penryn and Truro is 11 km. The road distance is 15 km.

The cheapest way to get from Penryn to Truro is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Penryn to Truro is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs £35 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penryn and arriving at Truro. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penryn, Seven Stars and arriving at Truro, Bus Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

The train from Penryn to Truro takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.