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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. A17

$22 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus, line 27 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. T2
  2. 27

$7 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. 40.4 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  52 min

  1. 40.4 miles

$8 - $13

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

You can take a bus from St Ives to St Austell via Truro, Boscawen Street in around 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Erth to St Austell
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to St Erth, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Truro, Boscawen Street to Mount Charles, Sandy Hill School
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from St Ives to St Austell
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Ives and St Austell is 52 km. The road distance is 65 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Ives to St Austell is to bus and line 27 bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 3 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from St Ives to St Austell is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs £140 - £180.

No, there is no direct bus from St Ives to St Austell. However, there are services departing from St Ives, Bus Station and arriving at Mount Charles, Sandy Hill School via Truro, Boscawen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from St Ives to St Austell, including transfers.