There are 4 ways to get from Penzance to Glastonbury by train, 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  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Castle Cary

$164 - $265

Cheapest option

Bus, line 29 bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Taunton
  3. Take the line 29 bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Glastonbury, Town Hall 29

$30 - $37

2 alternative options

Train, line 29 bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Taunton
  2. Take the line 29 bus from Taunton, The Parade to Glastonbury, Town Hall 29

$85 - $167

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Penzance to Glastonbury 166.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Penzance to Glastonbury is to bus and line 29 bus which costs £22 - £28 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penzance to Glastonbury is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Penzance and Glastonbury is 143 miles. The road distance is 166.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Penzance to Glastonbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penzance to Glastonbury. However, there are services departing from Penzance and arriving at Glastonbury, Town Hall via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Penzance to Glastonbury twice daily. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 3 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Penzance to Glastonbury via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, Taunton, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 7 h 33 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Penzance to Taunton
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, The Parade to Glastonbury, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Glastonbury, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penzance to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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