There are 6 ways to get from West Sussex to Cornwall by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Billingshurst to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway

$164 - $289

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Billingshurst to London Victoria
  2. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Victoria, Cornwall Services M6

$56 - $98

4 alternative options

Train via Salisbury  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Barnham to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Luxulyan

$114 - $209

Bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport North to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Lanivet National Express

$92 - $119

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from West Sussex to Cornwall 235.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly, bus, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Quintrell Downs, North Way
  3. Take the train from Quintrell Downs to Bugle

$61 - $195

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The cheapest way to get from West Sussex to Cornwall is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Sussex to Cornwall is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between West Sussex and Cornwall is 195 miles. The road distance is 235.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from West Sussex to Cornwall, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Sussex to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Coolham, Slaughter Bridge Farm and arriving at Lanivet via Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way), London Gatwick Airport North and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from West Sussex to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Billingshurst and arriving at Luxulyan via Barnham, Southampton Central, Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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The best way to get from West Sussex to Cornwall is to train which takes 7 h 22 min and costs £120 - £230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £95 and takes 10 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from West Sussex to Cornwall.
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  • Distance: 194.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 22 min

What companies run services between West Sussex, England and Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from West Sussex to Cornwall via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, London Paddington, Bodmin Parkway, Bodmin Parkway Station, and Bodmin, Priory House in around 7 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from West Sussex to Cornwall via Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way), North Terminal Bus Station, London Gatwick Airport North, and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 10 h 7 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Billingshurst to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Barnham to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $240
Train from Barnham to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Quintrell Downs to Bugle
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport North to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
nationalexpress.com
Travel Cornwall
Phone
01726 861108
Website
travelcornwall.uk.com
Bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Quintrell Downs, The Oaks
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com

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