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There are 4 ways to get from Plymouth to Polzeath by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take a taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Polzeath

£47 - £150

3 alternative options

Train, line 10 bus  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Polzeath, Beach 10

Taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Polzeath 47 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Polzeath 47 miles

£7 - £11

Plymouth to Polzeath by train and bus

The journey time between Plymouth and Polzeath is around 2h 6m and covers a distance of around 49 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 4m. Operated by First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and Transport for Cornwall, the Plymouth to Polzeath service departs from Plymouth and arrives in Polzeath, Beach. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 6m
Fastest journey time:
2h 4m
Journey distance:
49 miles
Services per week:
24
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:40
Last service departs at:
13:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Plymouth to Polzeath train and bus schedules

Plymouth → Polzeath
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Polzeath is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Polzeath is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Polzeath is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Polzeath is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Polzeath is to train and taxi which costs £45 - £150 and takes 1h 4m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Polzeath is 37 miles. The road distance is 47 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Polzeath without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 4m and costs £45 - £150.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Plymouth to Polzeath, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Polzeath is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Plymouth to Polzeath.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Polzeath.
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  • Distance: 36.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Polzeath, England?

There is no direct connection from Plymouth to Polzeath. However, you can take the train to Bodmin Parkway then take the taxi to Polzeath. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Plymouth to Polzeath via Bodmin Parkway and Bodmin Parkway Station in around 2h 51m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport for Cornwall
Phone
0808 196 2632
Website
transportforcornwall.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Polzeath, Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Transport for Cornwall
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Polzeath
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Roger's Private Hire
Phone
+44 7976 372 066
Website
rogersprivatehire.co.uk
Lostwithiel Town Cars
Phone
+44 7760 303 515
Badger Cars of Lostwithiel
Phone
+44 1208 871 538
Parnell's Taxis
Phone
+44 1208 75000
Parkway Taxis
Phone
+44 1208 77340
Beacon Cabs of Bodmin
Phone
+44 7858 522 054

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