There are 6 ways to get from Penzance to Newquay by bus, train, night bus, taxi 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

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance to Newquay National Express

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus, line 93 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street T1
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Truro, Bus Station to Newquay, Tolcarne Beach 226 / ...

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Train, line 87 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Truro
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Truro, Railway Station to Newquay, Burger King 87 / ...

$17 - $51

Train, night bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Redruth
  2. Take the night bus from Redruth to Newquay National Express

$15 - $51

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penzance to Newquay 32.7 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Penzance to Newquay 32.7 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Penzance to Newquay is to bus and line 93 bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penzance to Newquay is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Penzance and Newquay is 29 miles. The road distance is 32.7 miles.

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The bus from Penzance to Newquay takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penzance and arriving at Newquay. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from Penzance to Newquay 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to Truro
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $16
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Penzance to Truro
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Penzance to Redruth
Ave. Duration
23 min
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
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
Bus from Penzance to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Redruth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Truro, Railway Station to Newquay, Burger King
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Newquay, Tolcarne Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Penzance to Newquay
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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