There are 7 ways to get from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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 National Express  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Newquay National Express

$10 - $16

6 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Newquay

$32 - $64

Train, bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow Bus Terminus 11A
  3. Take the bus from Padstow Bus Terminus to St Mawgan, Newquay Airport A5

$26 - $60

Bus via Bodmin Parkway Station  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Bodmin Parkway Station 11
  2. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow Bus Terminus 11A
  3. Take the bus from Padstow Bus Terminus to St Mawgan, Newquay Airport A5

$20 - $21

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY) 49.9 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY) 49.9 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a town car from Plymouth to Newquay Airport 49.9 miles

$35 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY) is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY) is to taxi which costs £170 - £220 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Newquay Airport (NQY) is 38 miles. The road distance is 49.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Newquay Airport (NQY). However, there are services departing from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and arriving at St Mawgan, Newquay Airport via Newquay, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Newquay Airport (NQY), England?

National Express operates a bus from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY) once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. CrossCountry also services this route 4 times a week.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
36 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
$16 - $24
Bus operators
National Express
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Bodmin Parkway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Newquay Airport (NQY)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Plymouth to Newquay Airport
Estimated price
$35 - $150

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