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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from St Austell to Helston National Express

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 27 bus, line 36 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Bethel, Carlyon Arms to Truro, Bus Station 27
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Truro, Bus Station to Helston, Kingsley Way 36

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Train, line 37 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from St Austell to Redruth
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Redruth, Railway Station to Helston, Kingsley Way 37

$16 - $50

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Austell to Helston 32.7 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from St Austell to Helston 32.7 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between St Austell, England and Helston, England?

National Express operates a bus from St Austell to Helston 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Austell to Redruth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $23
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Redruth, Railway Station to Helston, Kingsley Way
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bethel, Carlyon Arms to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Helston, Kingsley Way
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from St Austell to Helston
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Austell and Helston is 44 km. The road distance is 52 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Austell to Helston is to line 27 bus and line 36 bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from St Austell to Helston is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs £110 - £140.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Austell and arriving at Helston. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

The bus from St Austell to Helston takes 1 h 20 min including transfers and departs three times a day.