There are 4 ways to get from St Austell to Polperro by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 73 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from St Austell to Liskeard
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Liskeard Railway Station to Polperro, Crumplehorn 73 / ...

$19 - $51

Cheapest option

Line 24 bus, line 481 bus  •  2 h 21 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 Polperro, Crumplehorn 481 / ...

$7 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Austell to Polperro 24.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from St Austell to Polperro 24.4 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from St Austell to Polperro. However, there are services departing from Mount Charles, Eliot Road and arriving at Polperro, Crumplehorn via Polruan, The Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between St Austell and Polperro is 11 miles. The road distance is 24.4 miles.

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The best way to get from St Austell to Polperro without a car is to train and line 73 bus which takes 1 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from St Austell to Polperro, including transfers.

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

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St Austell to Polperro bus services, operated by Travel Cornwall, arrive at Polperro, Crumplehorn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Austell to Polperro is 24 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from St Austell to Polperro.

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There are 937+ hotels available in Polperro. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Austell to Polperro.
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  • Distance: 11.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between St Austell, England and Polperro, Cornwall, England?

You can take a bus from St Austell to Polperro via Fowey, Safe Harbour Hotel and Polruan, The Quay in around 2 h 21 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
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Travel Cornwall
Phone
01726 861108
Website
travelcornwall.uk.com
Bus from Polruan, The Quay to Polperro, Crumplehorn
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com
Other operators
Taxi from St Austell to Polperro
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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