There are 6 ways to get from Truro to Launceston 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

Line 93 bus, bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 93 bus from Truro, Bus Station to Fraddon, Kingsley Village 93 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fraddon, Kingsley Village to Launceston, Westgate Street 211

$7 - $10

5 alternative options

Bus, line 12 bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Truro, Fairmantle Street Coach Park to Callington, New Road 119
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Callington, New Road to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

$22

Train, line 179 bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the line 179 bus from Bodmin, Callywith College to Launceston, Westgate Street 179

$27 - $59

Train, bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth
  2. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

$39 - $70

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Truro to Launceston 46.6 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Truro to Launceston 46.6 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Truro to Launceston is to line 93 bus and bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2 h 15 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Truro to Launceston is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 49 min.

More details

The distance between Truro and Launceston is 40 miles. The road distance is 46.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Truro to Launceston, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Truro station to Launceston. However, there are services departing from Truro, Bus Station and arriving at Launceston, Westgate Street via Fraddon, Kingsley Village. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

More details

What companies run services between Truro, England and Launceston, England?

You can take a bus from Truro to Launceston via Fraddon, Kingsley Village in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Truro to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Fraddon, Kingsley Village
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Fraddon, Kingsley Village to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
First
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Truro, Fairmantle Street Coach Park to Callington, New Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Callington, New Road to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin, Callywith College to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Truro to Launceston
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass, How to get from London to Edinburgh and Need to know: Eurostar - to help you get the most out of your next trip.