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Newquay to Penzance by train

  • First train
    09:35
  • Last train
    21:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 59m
  • Distance
    46 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 32m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newquay to Penzance by train

Fast trains from Newquay to Penzance take around 1 hour and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 46 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newquay and Penzance.

1. Are there direct trains from Newquay to Penzance?

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

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Newquay to Penzance every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 21 departures.

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

The Newquay to Penzance train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Penzance is usually scheduled to depart Newquay around 10:13 and the last train is around 21:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newquay around 07:47, and the last at 21:18.

When to book Newquay to Penzance 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 Newquay to Penzance by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newquay and Penzance?

More than one train company operates on the route from Newquay to Penzance, 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.