There are 5 ways to get from Perth to Cornwall by train, plane, night train, bus or car

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Train, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Newquay (NQY) EDI - NQY

$163 - $308

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Bus  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) to Buchanan Bus Station M8
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
  3. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet

$61 - $81

3 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to St Austell

$230 - $354

Night train, train  •  15 h 26 min

  1. Take the night train from Perth to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to St Austell

$210 - $348

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Perth to Cornwall 563.8 miles

$120 - $180

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No, there is no direct bus from Perth to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) and arriving at Lanivet via Glasgow and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 52 min.

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The distance between Perth and Cornwall is 419 miles. The road distance is 563.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Perth to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 12 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Perth to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Perth to Cornwall bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) station.

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The best way to get from Perth to Cornwall is to train which takes 12 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Perth to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lanivet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Perth to Cornwall is 564 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to drive from Perth to Cornwall.

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British Airways, Aer Lingus and Flybe offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 419 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Perth, Scotland and Cornwall, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Perth to Cornwall once daily. Tickets cost $220 - $340 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Perth to Cornwall via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 18 h 52 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via Cork
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Markinch to St Austell
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $340
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $200
Anytime Single
$220 - $340
Off-Peak Single
$260 - $390
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Perth to Crewe
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $60
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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 Glasgow to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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