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How to get from London to Penzance?

Planning to travel to London from Penzance and looking for the best transportation options for your trip? We know that it is often difficult to choose the best way of transportation for a trip from London to Penzance, whether it is for price, time or convenience reasons. Vivanoda will help you to find all the transportation solutions to travel between London and Penzance, be it by plane, train, bus or carpool.

With detailed information about each mode of transportation and about the transport companies (First Great Western, CrossCountry, FlixBus, National Express or MegaBus), you will be able to easily compare fares, timetables and travel times, in order to choose the option that best suits your needs.

Whether you're a budget traveler or looking for a quick and convenient way to get from London to Penzance, we've got all the information you need to plan an unforgettable London Penzance trip.

For your trip from London to Penzance, you have several transportation options

Bus tickets from London to Penzance

Buses are often the most economical choice for travel from London to Penzance, offering direct travel options or with intermediate stops.

London to Penzance train tickets

If you like to travel more ecologically and economically, the London Penzance train is ideal and meets your expectations.

Carpooling London Penzance

Carpooling from London to Penzance is perfect if you want to travel to Penzance in good company and reduce transportation costs. But there may be limited flexibility in terms of schedules and pickup points in either London or Penzance.

Whichever way you choose, our price comparison tool will help you find the London to Penzance transportation option that best suits your needs and budget.

London Penzance Travel Information

Departure city
London
United Kingdom
England
Destination city
Penzance
United Kingdom
England
Distance
255 mi
Direct connection
Yes, direct connection by train, bus and carpooling
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Plan your trip from London to Penzance easily with Vivanoda

Plan your trip from London to Penzance easily with Vivanoda

With Vivanoda you can easily compare all available transportation options like flights, trains, buses and carpools according to your preferences and budget. You can also filter the results by price, travel time, schedule and comfort options. Thanks to its ease of use and clarity, Vivanoda allows you to find in a few clicks the tickets between London and Penzance that best suit your needs. Vivanoda also displays all the special offers and promotions of different airlines like First Great Western, CrossCountry, FlixBus, National Express or MegaBus to help you save on your tickets. So don't hesitate and use Vivanoda now to prepare your trip between London and Penzance with peace of mind!

Comparison of the different ways to travel between London and Penzance

Advantages and disadvantages of a carpooling trip from London to Penzance?
Environmentally friendly By sharing a car with someone else you reduce the environmental impact of a trip from London to Penzance.
Economical A carpool from London to Penzance is often the most economical way to travel.
Friendliness Carpooling from London to Penzance is often more pleasant and friendly than other modes of transportation, especially if you share the ride with nice people.
Comfort You have to share the space of the car with the other passengers during the whole trip between London and Penzance.
Availability Finding availability for a carpool between London and Penzance can be tricky, especially if you plan ahead. Most carpools are only available a few days or weeks before departure.
Reliability You have to rely on the punctuality and reliability of the driver for your London Penzance trip. He is not always on time.
Advantages and disadvantages of traveling by train from London to Penzance?
Comfort Trains between London and Penzance generally offer more legroom and extra comfort for travelers.
Environmentally friendly The London Penzance train is considered a more environmentally friendly way to travel than flying or driving alone.
Accessibility The train stations in London or Penzance are located in the city center, making it easy to access other means of transportation to get to the city center.
Cost London Penzance train tickets can be more expensive than bus or carpool tickets, especially on high-speed trains.
Flexibility London Penzance train schedules can be limited and it may be more difficult to change trains when needed.
Advantages and disadvantages of a bus trip from London to Penzance?
On-board services Modern buses that travel between London and Penzance are usually equipped with comfortable seats, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, power outlets and toilets.
Flexibility Bus companies offer many schedule options for travel between London and Penzance, which can be convenient if you have specific time constraints.
Price The price of bus tickets from London to Penzance are often much cheaper than train or plane tickets to Penzance (and sometimes cheaper than carpooling as well), making it an affordable option for budget-conscious travelers.
Comfort London-Penzance buses can be less comfortable than trains, due to reduced legroom and suspension quality.
Travel time Buses from London to Penzance are mostly much slower than trains to Penzance to cover the 255 mi distance of the trip.

Where to start from in London? Where do I arrive in Penzance?

London Departure Bus Stations

London Victoria Coach Station
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Heathrow Airport Terminal 4
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Departure stations in London

London Paddington
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Penzance arrival bus stations

Penzance
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Penzance Arrival Stations

Penzance
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3 tips for cheaper travel from London to Penzance

Have you decided to travel from London to Penzance and are looking for ways to save money on your travel ticket? We present you with 3 useful tips to save money on your trip. Whether you choose to take a bus, train or carpooling, these tips will help you find the best rates for your London to Penzance trip.

  • 1. Compare prices
    Using Vivanoda is a great way to find the best prices for your London-Penzance trip. It allows you to compare fares of different transportation providers in one search and find the best price for your stay in Penzance.
  • 2. Avoid rush hour traffic
    London-Penzance tickets are very often cheaper if you travel outside of rush hour. By avoiding these high demand times of the day, you could save money on your ticket. In addition, traveling to Penzance during off-peak hours can allow you to enjoy a more comfortable trip.
  • 3. Book in advance
    This is often the most popular tip for saving money on a ticket from London to Penzance. This is because train, plane, bus or ferry tickets are often cheaper if you buy them well in advance. This can sometimes save you tens or even hundreds of euros on your London-Penzance trip.

Bus London Penzance

Most buses between London and Penzance are new and offer on-board power outlets for charging devices, but this may vary depending on the carrier.

The duration of the bus trip between London and Penzance usually varies depending on the traffic conditions and possible stops along the way. Vivanoda will allow you to see in real time all the buses traveling to Penzance for your travel date.

Cancellation and modification policies may vary depending on the bus company, so it is important to check the terms and conditions when making a reservation. Most of the time, cancelling or changing your London-Penzance bus ticket will incur additional costs.

The frequency of departures to London from Penzance varies depending on the carrier, the time period and the day of the week. To get a complete overview of all bus departures to Penzance, please specify your departure date and start a search on Vivanoda.

Passengers are generally allowed to take luggage on the London-Penzance bus, but it is important to check the weight and size limits with the carrier. The number of pieces of luggage is also very often limited.

London-Penzance bus tickets are often cheaper if you buy them in advance, especially if you book several weeks in advance. However, some bus companies also offer last-minute deals to fill the remaining seats.

Bus companies London Penzance

FlixBus
FlixBus
National Express
National Express
MegaBus
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Trains London Penzance

There may be a price difference depending on the time of day you travel by train from London to Penzance. Tickets purchased during off-peak hours are cheaper than those purchased during peak hours. To get a detailed overview of all prices, Vivanoda compares all modes of transportation between London and Penzance.

The average train journey time from London to Penzance depends on the type of train you take. Regional or intercity trains to Penzance are slower than high-speed trains. Compare the duration of all trips by running a price search on Vivanoda.

To get the best train fares between London and Penzance, it is recommended to book in advance, be flexible with time schedules and compare train fares with Vivanoda.

There are discounts for children, students and seniors traveling by train from London to Penzance that vary depending on the type of ticket and the age of the person. When you enter your age in your Vivanoda search, the prices displayed will take into account any age-related discounts.

It is recommended to book your train ticket from London to Penzance at least a few weeks in advance to get the best price.

Tickets for trains between London and Penzance can be picked up at the station, printed out at home or directly on your cell phone. It is also possible to collect tickets using a self-service kiosk at some stations.

Train companies between London and Penzance

First Great Western
First Great Western
CrossCountry
CrossCountry
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Carpool London Penzance

On Vivanoda, our platform for comparing transportation modes between London and Penzance, you will have access to all available carpooling offers with price, estimated duration and pickup locations.

Carpooling is generally considered a safe option for traveling between London and Penzance. However, it is important to check driver reviews and ratings before booking a trip. It is also recommended that you only share your personal details with people you trust.

The duration of a carpool trip between London and Penzance also depends on the traffic conditions and the route taken by the driver. By starting a price search on Vivanoda now, you will get the estimated duration of each available carpool offer.

Carpooling is considered a greener option than other modes of transportation, as it reduces CO2 emissions by reducing the number of cars on the road. However, this depends on the number of people sharing the same vehicle and the fuel consumption of the vehicle.

It is possible to book a carpool at the last minute, but this depends on the availability of drivers and the demand for the trip. It is recommended that you book your ride in advance to guarantee your trip.

The number of seats available in a carpool from London to Penzance depends on the driver and the type of vehicle being used. In general, a driver can offer between 1 and 4 seats.

Carpooling platform London Penzance

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