There are 6 ways to get from St Ives to Newquay by bus, train, night bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Newquay, Great Western Hotel A4

$5 - $6

5 alternative options

Bus, line 93 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Bus Station T2
  2. Take the line 93 bus from Truro, Bus Station to Newquay, Tolcarne Beach 226 / ...

$8 - $10

Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from St Erth to Par
  2. Take the train from Par to Newquay

$34 - $79

Night bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the night bus from Hayle to Newquay National Express

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Ives to Newquay 30.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from St Ives to Newquay 30.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from St Ives to Newquay is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Ives to Newquay is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Ives, Bus Station station and arriving at Newquay, Great Western Hotel. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Ives to Newquay. However, there are services departing from St Ives (Cornwall) and arriving at Newquay via St Erth and Par. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between St Ives and Newquay is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.7 miles.

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The best way to get from St Ives to Newquay without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Newquay, Great Western Hotel takes 2 h 8 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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St Ives to Newquay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hayle station.

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St Ives to Newquay train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from St Erth station.

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The best way to get from St Ives to Newquay is to bus which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £26 - £60 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from St Ives to Newquay.
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  • Distance: 22.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

What companies run services between St Ives, Cornwall, England and Newquay, England?

First operates a bus from St Ives to Newquay once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from St Ives to Newquay via St Erth and Par in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Erth to Par
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Par to Newquay
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Newquay, Great Western Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
First
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Newquay, Tolcarne Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
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
Night bus from Hayle to Newquay
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from St Ives to Newquay
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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St Ives to Newquay bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newquay station.

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St Ives to Newquay train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Newquay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Ives to Newquay is 31 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from St Ives to Newquay.

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