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

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Train, line 73 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from St Austell to Liskeard
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Liskeard Railway Station to Looe, Bridge 73

$17 - $50

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Line 24 bus, line 481 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 24 bus from Mount Charles, Eliot Road to Fowey, Safe Harbour Hotel 24 / ...
  2. Take the line 481 bus from Polruan, The Quay to West Looe, Fire Station 481

$9 - $10

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from St Austell to Liskeard
  2. Take the train from Liskeard to Looe

$15 - $52

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Austell to Looe 24.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from St Austell to Looe 24.9 miles

$5 - $8

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No, there is no direct bus from St Austell to Looe station. However, there are services departing from Mount Charles, Eliot Road and arriving at West Looe, Fire Station via Polruan, The Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Austell to Looe. However, there are services departing from St Austell and arriving at Looe via Liskeard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between St Austell and Looe is 14 miles. The road distance is 24.9 miles.

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The best way to get from St Austell to Looe without a car is to train and line 73 bus which takes 1 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from St Austell to Looe, including transfers.

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St Austell to Looe bus services, operated by First, depart from Mount Charles, Eliot Road station.

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St Austell to Looe train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from St Austell station.

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The best way to get from St Austell to Looe is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 24 bus and line 481 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 38 min.

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St Austell to Looe bus services, operated by Travel Cornwall, arrive at West Looe, Fire Station.

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St Austell to Looe train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Looe station.

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Map of how to get from St Austell to Looe.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from St Austell to Looe via Liskeard in around 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Austell to Looe via Fowey, Safe Harbour Hotel and Polruan, The Quay in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Austell to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $21
Train from Liskeard to Looe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $8
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $7
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Travel Cornwall
Phone
01726 861108
Website
travelcornwall.uk.com
Bus from Polruan, The Quay to West Looe, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com
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Taxi from St Austell to Looe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Yes, the driving distance between St Austell to Looe is 25 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from St Austell to Looe.

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