There are 3 ways to get from St Ives to Helston by bus, taxi or car

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

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Penzance, Sainsburys A17
  2. Take the bus from Penzance, Sainsburys to Helston, Seven Stars U4 / ...

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Ives to Helston 15.2 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from St Ives to Helston 15.2 miles

$3 - $5

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

You can take a bus from St Ives to Helston via Penzance, Sainsburys in around 1 h 31 min.

Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Penzance, Sainsburys
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Penzance, Sainsburys to Helston, Seven Stars
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from St Ives to Helston
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Ives and Helston is 19 km. The road distance is 24 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Ives to Helston is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

The quickest way to get from St Ives to Helston is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £55 - £70.

No, there is no direct bus from St Ives to Helston. However, there are services departing from St Ives, Bus Station and arriving at Helston, Seven Stars via Penzance, Sainsburys. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from St Ives to Helston, including transfers.