How to get to Penzance from Glasgow

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from Glasgow to Penzance

How to get to Penzance from Glasgow by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Glasgow to Penzance is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Glasgow to Penzance

distanceDistance399 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£41 - £175
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £41 • 19 h 27 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £175 • 10 h 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Virgin Trains

Travel 399 miles by train or coach from Glasgow to Penzance. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Virgin Trains among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Glasgow to Penzance.

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Travel on National Express, easyJet and CrossCountry travel between Glasgow and Penzance at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Glasgow and Penzance. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel between Glasgow and Penzance, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      EasyJet is a British multinational low-cost airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN). It’s the largest UK-based carrier based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to over 150 destinations across Europe and North Africa, making it a popular budget airline for travellers. To keep fares as low as possible, easyJet tickets are non-refundable and no complimentary snacks are provided onboard. All fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

        FAQs: Glasgow to Penzance

        FAQs: 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 Glasgow to Penzance.

        There are 2 options to travel to Penzance from Glasgow including taking a train or coach.

        The cheapest way to go to Penzance from Glasgow is by taking a coach, which costs on average £41.

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Glasgow to Penzance:

        Taking a coach costs £134 less than taking a train, which costs on average £175 for the same trip.

        The fastest way to get to Penzance from Glasgow is by train with an average travel time of 10 h 58 min.

        Other travel options to Penzance take longer:

        Coach takes on average 19 h 27 min.

        Penzance is approximately 399 miles away from Glasgow.

        The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Penzance is:

        • 4 trains per day.

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

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to Penzance:

        • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Glasgow to Penzance depart from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station to Penzance, Station Road.
        • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Glasgow to Penzance depart from Glasgow Central to Penzance.

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

        • You can travel between Glasgow and Penzance by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £41 with National Express from Glasgow to Penzance.
        • You can go to Penzance from Glasgow by train with Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. You'll see cheap train tickets for £175 with CrossCountry from Glasgow to Penzance on Omio.

        Yes, there are direct routes from Glasgow to Penzance with the following travel companies:

        • You can book a direct coach with.
        • You'll find direct trains with.

        Direct services to Penzance tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

        Your journey from Glasgow to Penzance doesn't have to end in Penzance. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, St Ives, Newquay, Bristol or Plymouth. If you’d like to add London, St Ives, Newquay, Bristol or Plymouth to your Glasgow to Penzance trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Penzance today!

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