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

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Train  •  5 h 56 min

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

$94 - $174

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Bath City Centre, Bus Station D1
  2. Take the bus from Bath to Penzance National Express

$25 - $32

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Bath City Centre, Bus Station D1
  2. Take the train from Bath Spa to Hayle

$99 - $153

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Salisbury to Penzance 204.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly, night bus  •  9 h 52 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

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No, there is no direct bus from Salisbury to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Salisbury, New Canal and arriving at Penzance via Bath. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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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 56 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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The best way to get from Salisbury to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 5 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Salisbury to Penzance, including transfers.

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Salisbury to Penzance bus services, operated by First, depart from Salisbury, New Canal station.

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Salisbury to Penzance train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Salisbury station.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Penzance is to train which takes 5 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Salisbury to Penzance.
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  • Distance: 177.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

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 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salisbury to Penzance via Bath City Centre, Bus Station and Bath in around 11 h.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Paris CDG, Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Amsterdam, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Manchester, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Jersey, Manchester
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
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
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bath Spa to Hayle
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
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 Bath to Penzance
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Newquay to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Salisbury to Penzance is 204 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to drive from Salisbury to Penzance.

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Aer Lingus and Flybe offer flights from Southampton Airport to Newquay Airport.

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