There are 7 ways to get from Salisbury to Penzance by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 50 min

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

$89 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury to Bath National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bath to Penzance National Express

$27 - $36

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Bath City Centre, Bus Station D1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Penzance

$98 - $151

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Salisbury to Penzance 204.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Exeter, fly to Land's End  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Land's End (LEQ) EXT - LEQ

$82 - $445

Train to Southampton, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newquay (NQY) SOU - NQY
  3. Take the night bus from Newquay to Penzance

$121 - $513

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  7 h 11 min

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

$90 - $236

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salisbury to Penzance is to bus which costs £21 - £28 and takes 9 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salisbury to Penzance is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Salisbury and Penzance is 178 miles. The road distance is 204.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Salisbury to Penzance, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salisbury to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Salisbury and arriving at Penzance via Bath. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salisbury to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Salisbury and arriving at Penzance via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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

You can take a train from Salisbury to Penzance via Exeter St Davids in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salisbury to Penzance via Bath in around 9 h 45 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Amsterdam, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via La Rochelle, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Rennes, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Isles of Scilly Skybus
Flights from Exeter to Land's End via Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Cork
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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 Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
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 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Parkway to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
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 Bath
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bath to Penzance
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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