There are 4 ways to get from Falmouth to St Ives by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Falmouth Town to Truro
  2. Take the train from Truro to St Erth

$18 - $60

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, The Moor A to Redruth, Railway Station U2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Redruth, Railway Station to St Ives, Bus Station T2

$6 - $21

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Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falmouth to St Ives 25.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Falmouth to St Ives 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to St Ives is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falmouth to St Ives is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falmouth to St Ives station. However, there are services departing from Falmouth, The Moor A and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Redruth, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Falmouth and St Ives is 19 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Falmouth to St Ives without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £13 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Falmouth to St Ives, including transfers.

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Falmouth to St Ives bus services, operated by First, depart from Falmouth, The Moor A station.

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The best way to get from Falmouth to St Ives is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £13 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £16 and takes 2 h.

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Falmouth to St Ives bus services, operated by First, arrive at St Ives, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falmouth to St Ives is 25 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Falmouth to St Ives.

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  • Distance: 18.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Falmouth, England and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Falmouth to St Ives via Truro, St Erth, and St Erth, Railway Station in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Falmouth to St Ives via Redruth, Railway Station in around 2 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Falmouth Town to Truro
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Train from Truro to St Erth
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $20
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Falmouth, The Moor A to Redruth, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Redruth, Railway Station to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Falmouth to St Ives
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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