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from Birmingham to Penzance

You can get from Birmingham to Penzance by train, bus or flight.

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Sun
22 May
£99Cross Country
£19National Express
Mon
23 May
£160Great Western Railway
£13National Express
Tue
24 May
£79Cross Country
£32National Express
Wed
25 May
£158Great Western Railway
£35National Express
Thu
26 May
£162Great Western Railway
£27National Express
Fri
27 May
£158Great Western Railway
£35National Express
Sat
28 May
£95Cross Country
£28National Express

Travel Information to Penzance from Birmingham

distanceDistance226 miles (364 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£22 - £91
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 14 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £91 • 6 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 226 miles (364 km) by coach or train from Birmingham to Penzance. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £22. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Penzance.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Penzance

Travel to Penzance easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Penzance.
FAQs

How do you get from Birmingham to Penzance?

There are 2 ways to get from Birmingham to Penzance: coach or train.

How do I get from Birmingham to Penzance the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Penzance, which costs on average £22.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Penzance:

A coach journey is usually £69 less than a journey to Penzance by train, which costs on average £91 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Penzance?

The fastest way to get to Penzance from Birmingham is by train with an average travel time of 6 h 28 min.

There are alternative travel options to Penzance that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 14 h   on average.

What is the distance from Birmingham to Penzance?

The distance between Birmingham and Penzance is around 226 miles (364 km).

How many services a day are there to Penzance from Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Penzance is:

  • 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Penzance from Birmingham as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Birmingham and in Penzance?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Penzance:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Penzance, Station Road.
  • Trains mostly leave from Birmingham New Street and tend to arrive in Penzance.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Birmingham to Penzance?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Penzance:

  • You can take a coach from Birmingham to Penzance with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £22 with National Express from Birmingham to Penzance.
  • You can take a train from Birmingham to Penzance with Cross Country. Cheap tickets can be found for £91 with Cross Country from Birmingham to Penzance.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Birmingham to Penzance?

Omio customers who travel from Birmingham to Penzance often also extend their holiday to go to London, Bristol or Plymouth. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Penzance and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I book tickets to Penzance from Birmingham online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Birmingham to Penzance, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £22 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £91 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Penzance tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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