Taunton to Penzance by train

  • First train
    07:39
  • Last train
    20:53
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 17m
  • Distance
    199 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 48m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Taunton to Penzance by train

Fast trains from Taunton to Penzance take around 3 hours and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 199 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Taunton and Penzance.

1. Are there direct trains from Taunton to Penzance?

Direct trains from Taunton to Penzance have been found.

We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Taunton to Penzance every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

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

The Taunton to Penzance train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Penzance is usually scheduled to depart Taunton around 06:20 and the last train is around 20:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Taunton around 08:50, and the last at 20:03.

When to book Taunton 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 Taunton to Penzance by train.

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Which train companies operate between Taunton and Penzance?

More than one train company operates on the route from Taunton 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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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.

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