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There are 5 ways to get from Penzance to Newquay by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance to Newquay National Express

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus, line 93 bus  •  3 h 5 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

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Par
  2. Take the train from Par to Newquay

$35 - $75

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 3 h 5 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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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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No, there is no direct train from Penzance to Newquay. However, there are services departing from Penzance and arriving at Newquay via Par. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 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 best way to get from Penzance to Newquay without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £5 - £8.

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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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Penzance to Newquay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Penzance station.

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Penzance to Newquay train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Penzance station.

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The best way to get from Penzance to Newquay is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £26 - £60 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Penzance to Newquay.
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  • Distance: 29.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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. Alternatively, you can take a train from Penzance to Newquay via Par in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Par to Newquay
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
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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
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Newquay, Tolcarne Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
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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Penzance to Newquay bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newquay station.

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Penzance to Newquay train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Newquay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penzance to Newquay is 33 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Penzance to Newquay.

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