There are 3 ways to get from Penzance to Helston by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Helston, Boating Lake U4 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penzance to Helston 13.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Penzance to Helston 13.4 miles

$2 - $5

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

First operates a bus from Penzance to Helston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 52 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Penzance and Helston is 19 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Penzance to Helston is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Penzance to Helston is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £50 - £60.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penzance, Bus Station and arriving at Helston, Boating Lake. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

The bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Helston, Boating Lake takes 52 min including transfers and departs once daily.