There are 7 ways to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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  •  5 h 43 min

$195 - $341

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. National Express

$90 - $110

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. M25 / ...

$117 - $177

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. 273.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Newquay to London Heathrow  •  7 h 54 min

  1. NQY - LHR

$177 - $476

Train, night bus to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick  •  6 h 41 min

  1. NQY - LGW

$111 - $301

Train to Exeter, fly to London City  •  7 h 33 min

  1. EXT - LCY

$159 - $443

What companies run services between Penzance, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $310 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 4 times a day. Tickets cost $90 - $110 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Cork
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$85 - $130
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $310
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Penzance to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penzance to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Redruth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Broadmead, Cabot Circus to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Penzance and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 388 km. The road distance is 437 km.

The cheapest way to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which takes 4 h 40 min and costs £40 - £65.

No, there is no direct train from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Penzance and arriving at Heathrow Terminals 1-3 via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penzance and arriving at Heathrow Airport London. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.