There are 3 ways to get from Redruth to Porthtowan by bus, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 315 bus  •  18 min

  1. 315


2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. 4.7 miles

$26 - $32

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 4 miles

What companies run services between Redruth, England and Porthtowan, England?

Hopleys Coaches operates a bus from Redruth to Porthtowan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 18 min.

Bus operators
Hopleys Coaches
01872 553786
Bus from Redruth, Railway Station to Porthtowan, Beach Road
Ave. Duration
18 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Redruth to Porthtowan
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Travel 4000
+44 1209 719961
Amber Cabs
+44 1209 831199

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Redruth and Porthtowan is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Redruth to Porthtowan is to line 315 bus which costs £3 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Redruth to Porthtowan is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £20 - £24.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Redruth, Railway Station and arriving at Porthtowan, Beach Road. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

The line 315 bus from Redruth, Railway Station to Porthtowan, Beach Road takes 18 min including transfers and departs every three hours.