There are 4 ways to get from Penzance to Bude by train, taxi, bus 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, taxi  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take a taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Bude

$178 - $247

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street T1
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to Bude, The Strand 95

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Truro
  2. Take the bus from Fraddon, Kingsley Village to Bude, Bencoolen Road 460

$32 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Penzance to Bude 75 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Penzance to Bude is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penzance to Bude is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Penzance and Bude is 66 miles. The road distance is 75 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h to get from Penzance to Bude, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penzance station to Bude. However, there are services departing from Penzance, Bus Station and arriving at Bude, The Strand via Truro, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Penzance to Bude.
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  • Distance: 66 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Penzance, England and Bude, England?

You can take a bus from Penzance to Bude via Truro, Boscawen Street and Truro, Bus Station in around 5 h 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Penzance to Truro
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Penzance to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Penzance to Truro
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Travel Cornwall
Phone
01726 861108
Website
travelcornwall.uk.com
Bus from Fraddon, Kingsley Village to Bude, Bencoolen Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Bude
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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