There are 4 ways to get from Porthtowan to Newquay by bus, taxi or car

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  •  1 h 7 min

  1. A4

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus, line 87 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. 315 / ...
  2. 87 / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. 15.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  23 min

  1. 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Porthtowan, England and Newquay, England?

First operates a bus from Porthtowan to Newquay once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Porthtowan, Forthvean Road to Newquay, Great Western Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Porthtowan, Beach Road to St Agnes, Institute
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from St Agnes, Institute to Newquay, Tolcarne Beach
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Hopleys Coaches
Phone
01872 553786
Email
info@hopleyscoaches.com
Website
hopleyscoaches.com
Bus from Porthtowan, Beach Road to St Agnes, Institute
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hopleyscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Porthtowan to Newquay
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Porthtowan and Newquay is 19 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Porthtowan to Newquay is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Porthtowan to Newquay is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £55 - £70.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porthtowan, Forthvean Road and arriving at Newquay, Great Western Hotel. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

The bus from Porthtowan, Forthvean Road to Newquay, Great Western Hotel takes 1 h 7 min including transfers and departs once daily.