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

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Train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Weymouth to Castle Cary
  2. Take the train from Castle Cary to St Erth

$123 - $221

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Bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Weymouth to Truro National Express
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to St Ives, Bus Station T2

$20 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Westham, Holland Road to Axminster, Rail Station X53
  2. Take the train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Redruth

$79 - $148

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Weymouth to St Ives 170.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Weymouth to St Ives is to bus which costs £15 - £19 and takes 7 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Weymouth to St Ives is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Weymouth to St Ives station. However, there are services departing from Weymouth and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Truro, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The distance between Weymouth and St Ives is 137 miles. The road distance is 170.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Weymouth to St Ives without a car is to train which takes 6 h 10 min and costs £90 - £170.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Weymouth to St Ives, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Weymouth to St Ives is to train which takes 6 h 10 min and costs £90 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £19 and takes 7 h 34 min.

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Weymouth to St Ives bus services, operated by First, arrive at St Ives, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Weymouth to St Ives is 171 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to drive from Weymouth to St Ives.

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  • Distance: 136.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Weymouth to St Ives via Castle Cary, St Erth, and St Erth, Railway Station in around 6 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Weymouth to St Ives via Truro and Truro, Bus Station in around 7 h 34 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Weymouth to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Castle Cary to St Erth
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $180
Train from Exeter St Davids to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
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 Weymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Westham, Holland Road to Axminster, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
First

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