There are 5 ways to get from St Austell to Launceston by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 12 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from St Austell to Saltash
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Saltash, Fore Street Bottom to Launceston, Tesco 12

$28 - $43

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Bus, line 12 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Mount Charles, Car Wash to Callington, New Road 228
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Callington, New Road to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

$10 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus Tavistock Country Bus, line 12 bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from St Austell, White River Cinema to Callington, New Road 119
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Callington, New Road to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

$20 - $21

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Austell to Launceston 33.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from St Austell to Launceston 33.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from St Austell to Launceston is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Austell to Launceston is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Austell to Launceston. However, there are services departing from Mount Charles, Car Wash and arriving at Launceston, Westgate Street via Callington, New Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between St Austell and Launceston is 27 miles. The road distance is 33.9 miles.

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The best way to get from St Austell to Launceston without a car is to train and line 12 bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £21 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from St Austell to Launceston, including transfers.

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St Austell to Launceston bus services, operated by First, depart from Mount Charles, Car Wash station.

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St Austell to Launceston bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, arrive at Launceston, Westgate Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Austell to Launceston is 34 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from St Austell to Launceston.

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Map of how to get from St Austell to Launceston.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from St Austell to Launceston via Callington, New Road in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Austell to Saltash
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Saltash, Fore Street Bottom to Launceston, Tesco
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Callington, New Road to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from St Austell, White River Cinema to Callington, New Road
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from St Austell to Launceston
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200

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