There are 3 ways to get from Plymouth to Porthcurno by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance
  2. Take the bus from Penzance, Bus Station to Porthcurno, The Valley A1

$46 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 39 min

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

$14 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Porthcurno 88.3 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Porthcurno. However, there are services departing from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and arriving at Porthcurno, The Valley via Penzance, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Porthcurno is 71 miles. The road distance is 88.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Porthcurno without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Plymouth to Porthcurno, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Porthcurno bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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Plymouth to Porthcurno bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Porthcurno is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Plymouth to Porthcurno.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Porthcurno. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Porthcurno.
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  • Distance: 71 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Plymouth to Porthcurno every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
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
+44 08717 818178
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15

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