Penzance to Newquay by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 56m
  • Distance
    46 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 24m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Penzance to Newquay by train

Fast trains from Penzance to Newquay take around 1 hour and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 46 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Penzance and Newquay.

1. Are there direct trains from Penzance to Newquay?

Journeys between Penzance and Newquay usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Penzance to Newquay every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Penzance to Newquay?

The Penzance to Newquay train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Penzance to Newquay train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Newquay is usually scheduled to depart Penzance around 07:41 and the last train is around 19:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Penzance around 05:40, and the last at 21:29.

When to book Penzance to Newquay train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Penzance to Newquay by train.

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Which train companies operate between Penzance and Newquay?

More than one train company operates on the route from Penzance to Newquay, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.