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There are 4 ways to get from Penzance to Dartmouth by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Newton Abbot
  2. Take the bus from Newton Abbot, Rail Station to Brixham, Town Square 12 / ...

$65 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance to Ivybridge National Express

$19 - $27

2 alternative options

Train, line 3 bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Saltash
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Kingsbridge, Bus Station 3
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Kingsbridge, Bus Station to Dartmouth, Pontoon 3

$51 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Penzance to Dartmouth 108.1 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Penzance to Dartmouth is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penzance to Dartmouth is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penzance to Dartmouth. However, there are services departing from Penzance and arriving at Dartmouth, College Way via Ivybridge, Town Hall and Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

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The distance between Penzance and Dartmouth is 88 miles. The road distance is 108.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Penzance to Dartmouth without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 34 min and costs £50 - £95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Penzance to Dartmouth, including transfers.

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Penzance to Dartmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Penzance station.

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Penzance to Dartmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Ivybridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penzance to Dartmouth is 108 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Penzance to Dartmouth.

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There are 1433+ hotels available in Dartmouth. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Penzance to Dartmouth.
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  • Distance: 88.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Penzance to Dartmouth once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Penzance to Saltash
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Penzance to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newton Abbot, Rail Station to Brixham, Town Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Kingsbridge, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Kingsbridge, Bus Station to Dartmouth, Pontoon
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach South West
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 Newton Abbot to Brixham
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penzance to Ivybridge
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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