Directions from Falmouth to St Ives

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 57 min

$19 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. U2
  2. T2

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. 25.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  38 min

  1. 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

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 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Falmouth to St Ives via Redruth, Railway Station in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Falmouth Town to Truro
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Train from Truro to St Erth
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $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
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Redruth, Railway Station to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Falmouth and St Ives is 30 km. The road distance is 41 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Falmouth to St Ives. 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 8 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Falmouth to St Ives, including transfers.