Getting there & away
There are direct National Express coaches to London Victoria (£35.50, 7½ hours, four daily), and local buses to destinations across the county. Bus 18 (1½ hours, hourly) travels to Penzance via Camborne and Redruth, and bus 14 (1½ hours, hourly) travels to St Ives; lots of services travel to Falmouth and Newquay. Buses leave from the bus station just off Lemon Quay.
Truro is on the main line between London Paddington (£102.50, 4½ to five hours, hourly) and Penzance (£7.10, 45 minutes, hourly). There’s a branch line to Falmouth (£3, 20 minutes, hourly Monday to Saturday).