There are 5 ways to get from Salisbury to Cornwall by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway

$74 - $132

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Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet

$52 - $60

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Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Salisbury to Cornwall 163.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

$156 - $318

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY

$209 - $511

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Salisbury to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Salisbury and arriving at Lanivet via Cabot Circus and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 12 min.

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The distance between Salisbury and Cornwall is 138 miles. The road distance is 163.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Salisbury to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Salisbury to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Salisbury station.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Cornwall is to train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Salisbury to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lanivet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salisbury to Cornwall is 163 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Salisbury to Cornwall.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Salisbury to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 137.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Salisbury, England and Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Salisbury to Cornwall via Exeter St Davids, Bodmin Parkway, Bodmin Parkway Station, and Bodmin, Priory House in around 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salisbury to Cornwall via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Cabot Circus, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Basingstoke to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
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 Salisbury to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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