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

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Train, night bus to Newquay, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Redruth
  2. Take the night bus from Redruth to Newquay
  3. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Heathrow (LHR) NQY - LHR

$177 - $475

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Penzance to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

$85 - $110

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Train, night bus to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick, subway  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Redruth
  2. Take the night bus from Redruth to Newquay
  3. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW
  4. Take the subway from Victoria station to Paddington station
  5. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

$101 - $294

Train to Exeter, fly to London City  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY

$154 - $439

Train  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Penzance to London Paddington

$190 - $332

Train via Exeter St Davids  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Woking

$115 - $203

Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 273.2 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £45 - £65 and takes 4h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £45 - £65 and takes 4h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penzance and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 50m.

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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 2 & 3 via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 39m.

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The distance between Penzance and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 242 miles. The road distance is 273.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 5h 39m and costs £140 - £260.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Penzance station.

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Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Penzance station.

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The best way to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 5h 39m and costs £140 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £65 - £80 and takes 7h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 242.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 31m

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 3 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $300 and the journey takes 5h 16m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 4 times a day. Tickets cost $85 - $110 and the journey takes 7h 50m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $16
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Penzance to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $300
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Redruth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
National Express
Bus from Penzance to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Newquay Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from Penzance to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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Flybe offers flights from Newquay Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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