There are 4 ways to get from Truro to Helford River by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Falmouth Docks
  2. Take a taxi from Falmouth Docks to Helford River

$35 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus, line 35 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Truro, Lander Monument to Falmouth, The Moor A U1
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Falmouth, The Moor B to Mawnan Smith, Shute Hill 35

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Truro to Helford River 15.4 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Truro to Helford River 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Truro to Helford River is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Truro to Helford River is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Truro to Helford River. However, there are services departing from Truro, Lander Monument and arriving at Mawnan Smith, Shute Hill via Falmouth, The Moor B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Truro and Helford River is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Truro to Helford River without a car is to train and taxi which takes 40 min and costs £27 - £40.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Truro to Helford River, including transfers.

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Truro to Helford River bus services, operated by First, depart from Truro, Lander Monument station.

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Truro to Helford River bus services, operated by First, arrive at Mawnan Smith, Shute Hill station.

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Map of how to get from Truro to Helford River.
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  • Distance: 11.7 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Truro, England and Helford River, Shropshire, England?

You can take a bus from Truro to Helford River via Falmouth, The Moor A and Falmouth, The Moor B in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to Falmouth Docks
Ave. Duration
24 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
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Truro, Lander Monument to Falmouth, The Moor A
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Falmouth, The Moor B to Mawnan Smith, Shute Hill
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Falmouth Docks to Helford River
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Travel 4000
Phone
+44 1209 719961
Website
travel4000.com
Amber Cabs
Phone
+44 1209 831199

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