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Birmingham to Penzance by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Penzance by bus is 226.79 mi and takes 9 hrs 52 mins. There are 12 connections per day, with the first departure at 11:00 and the last at 21:00. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Penzance by bus for as little as £23.92 or as much as £48.77. The best price for this journey is £23.92.

Lowest Price£23.92
Journey Duration9 hrs 52 mins
Connection per Day12
Lowest Price£23.92
Highest Price£48.77
First Departure11:00
Last Departure21:00
Distance226.79 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalPenzance
CarriersNational Express

Birmingham to Penzance Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Birmingham to Penzance cost?

The cheapest bus tickets from Birmingham to Penzance cost £23.92. On average, you can expect to spend around £38.95 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Penzance.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Birmingham to Penzance. On average, though, you'll pay about £38.95 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Penzance by bus?

Traveling from Birmingham to Penzance by bus will usually take 9 hrs 52 mins. This journey covers a distance of 226.79 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 9 hrs 52 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Birmingham and Penzance is around 226.79 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 9 hrs 52 mins. However, the fastest routes between Birmingham and Penzance take 8 hrs 55 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Birmingham to Penzance?

The first daily departure from Birmingham to Penzance leaves at 11:00, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:00. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Birmingham and Penzance. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Penzance leaving at 11:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 21:00.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many times a day do journeys run from Birmingham to Penzance?

You will be able to travel from Birmingham to Penzance using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 12 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Birmingham to Penzance using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 8 direct connections from Birmingham to Penzance each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Penzance. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Penzance
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Penzance.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Penzance, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Penzance.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Birmingham - Penzance bus tickets can be found for as low as £5.18 if you’re lucky, or £24.74 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £41.17.

Find the best day to travel to Penzance by bus

When travelling to Penzance by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Birmingham to Penzance CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
25.55kg
Bus
27.37kg
Flight
73kg
Car
58.4kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Penzance?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Penzance is £38.95. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £23.92.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Penzance?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Penzance is £23.92. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Penzance by bus?
Birmingham to Penzance is 226.79 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Penzance take?
Birmingham to Penzance is on average 9 hrs 52 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hrs 55 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Penzance?
Birmingham to Penzance has 12 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Penzance leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Penzance departs at 11:00. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Birmingham to Penzance depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Penzance departs at 21:00. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Penzance in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £23.92 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Penzance?
There are on average 8 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Penzance.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Penzance by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Penzance is 8 hrs 55 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Penzance?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Penzance.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Penzance by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Penzance creates 27.37kg of CO2 emissions.

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