Travel from Taunton to Penzance

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$31 | 3h 44min Bus$31 | 3h 44min Bus21 lb of CO2
  1. Train$32
    4h 0min · 44 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$43
    4h 52min · 27 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$234
    4h 26min · 399 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$17
    2h 23min · 28 lb of CO2

Taunton to Penzance Trains

train tickets from Taunton to Penzance

$33 · 4h 0min
Great Western Railway
Train Tickets
About $33
Travel Duration
4h 0min
Taunton - Taunton
Great Western Railway · 4h 0min135 (GW)
Penzance - Penzance

train tickets from Taunton to St Erth

$32 · 3h 51min
Great Western Railway
Train Tickets
About $32
Travel Duration
3h 51min
Taunton - Taunton
Great Western Railway · 3h 51min135 (GW)
Lelant Saltings - St Erth

Taunton to Penzance Buses

bus tickets from Taunton to Penzance

$43 · 4h 52min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 52min

bus tickets from Taunton to Crowlas

$31 · 3h 47min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $31
Travel Duration
3h 47min

bus tickets from Taunton to Saint Erth

$31 · 3h 44min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $31
Travel Duration
3h 44min

bus tickets from Taunton to St Ives

$41 · 4h 40min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 40min

Taunton to Penzance Flights

bus tickets from EXT to LEQ

$234 · 4h 26min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $234
Travel Duration
4h 26min

Drive from Taunton to Penzance

Driving from Taunton to Penzance

$17 · 2h 23min

It's 124 miles between Taunton to Penzance. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 23min and 2h 30min from Taunton to Penzance under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 37min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Penzance by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $16.

Our recommendation to Penzance

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Taunton to Penzance?

On your trip from Taunton to Penzance, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Taunton to Penzance England - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Taunton to Penzance. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Penzance is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Taunton/Penzance buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Taunton is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Taunton England and Penzance during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Taunton to Penzance? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Penzance traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Penzance is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Taunton to Penzance?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Taunton to Penzance is by bus. The bus costs $31 roughly and will take 3 hours 44 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from Taunton to Penzance?

The train costs about $33 between Taunton and Penzance. In total, the train will take roughly 4 hours and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at Taunton, which is 1 miles from Taunton. Further, once you arrive at Penzance or you will still have 1 miles to Penzance.

How long does it take from Taunton to Penzance by car?

The total distance between Taunton and Penzance is 124 miles and will take you about 2 hours 23 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $17.

Travel companies on this route

Arriva
Train company
18866 routes
Great Western Railway
Train company
14860 routes