There are 5 ways to get from Redruth to Penzance by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Redruth to Penzance

$9 - $45

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Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Redruth, Trefusis Terrace to Penzance, Bus Station T1 / ...

$3 - $9

3 alternative options

Night train  •  32 min

  1. Take the night train from Redruth to Penzance

$9 - $17

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Redruth to Penzance 17.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Redruth to Penzance 17.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Redruth to Penzance is to bus which costs £2 - £7 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Redruth to Penzance is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Redruth, Trefusis Terrace and arriving at Penzance, Bus Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Redruth and arriving at Penzance. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Redruth and Penzance is 16 miles. The road distance is 17.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Redruth to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £6 - £35.

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The train from Redruth to Penzance takes 26 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Redruth to Penzance bus services, operated by First, depart from Redruth, Trefusis Terrace station.

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Redruth to Penzance train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Redruth station.

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The best way to get from Redruth to Penzance is to train which takes 26 min and costs £6 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £7 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Redruth to Penzance bus services, operated by First, arrive at Penzance, Bus Station.

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Redruth to Penzance train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Penzance station.

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Map of how to get from Redruth to Penzance.
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  • Distance: 16 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Redruth, England and Penzance, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Redruth to Penzance hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 26 min. CrossCountry also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Redruth to Penzance every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redruth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
CrossCountry
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
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Redruth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Redruth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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