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There are 8 ways to get from Sunderland to Cornwall by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Manchester, fly to Newquay  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY

$187 - $369

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Bus  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunderland to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet National Express

$41 - $52

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Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Newquay  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY

$142 - $430

Fly Newcastle to Exeter, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Exeter (EXT) NCL - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Par

$99 - $328

Fly Newcastle to Bristol, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Par

$126 - $371

Train CrossCountry  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to St Austell

$175 - $268

Train via Wilmslow  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Sunderland to Thornaby
  2. Take the train from Thornaby to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Wilmslow to Cardiff Central
  4. Take the train from Cardiff Central to St Austell

$233 - $398

Drive  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Sunderland to Cornwall 432.1 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to Cornwall is to bus which costs £30 - £40 and takes 13 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sunderland to Cornwall is to train and fly which costs £100 - £330 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunderland to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Sunderland and arriving at Lanivet via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 40 min.

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The distance between Sunderland and Cornwall is 343 miles. The road distance is 432.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Cornwall without a car is to train which takes 11 h 14 min and costs £130 - £210.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Sunderland to Cornwall, including transfers.

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Sunderland to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Sunderland station.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Cornwall is to train which takes 11 h 14 min and costs £130 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £40 and takes 13 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Sunderland to Cornwall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lanivet station.

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Map of how to get from Sunderland to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 342.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Sunderland, England and Cornwall, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Sunderland to Cornwall 3 times a day. Tickets cost $170 - $260 and the journey takes 8 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunderland to Cornwall via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 13 h 40 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Thornaby to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $28
Train from Newcastle to St Austell
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Single
$170 - $260
Off-Peak Single
$200 - $290
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Par
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Cardiff Central to St Austell
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wilmslow to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Bus operators
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
Bus from Sunderland to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Sunderland to Cornwall is 432 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to drive from Sunderland to Cornwall.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 1929+ hotels available in Cornwall. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 55 min and costs £3 - £4.

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