Buses, coaches & trains to and from Lostwithiel
Trains and buses
Lostwithiel's train station is on the main line from London Paddington to Penzance.
Update 14th April 2021 - A full timetable from 12th April 2021 to 15thh May 2021 (Timetable K) can be downloaded from GWR Website
See https://www.gwr.com/travel-updates/check-your-journey for the latest information. Details about Lostwithiel Station available here
Bus numbers 28 and 28A to St. Austell are the only regular daily (not Sunday) buses serving Lostwithiel.
There are also a few weekly services which also operate. Details on this page.
A detailed map of the route taken by the 28 bus, together with times of buses, is available on this page.
A detailed map of the route taken by the 28A bus, together with times of buses, is available on this page.
National Express coaches
If you're travelling from further afield there is a National Express coach stop in the centre of town, outside the Royal Talbot pub. Coach services 404 and between Penzance and London stop in Lostwithiel. Visit the National Express website to plan your journey.
Lerryn Area Minibus
Notice re: COVID 19 ‘Coronavirus’ Pandemic dated 21st March 2020
After considerable careful consideration the LAMA committee have decided that all LAMA services will be suspended from 23rd March 2020 until further notice.
We will continue to collect prescriptions on Tuesdays and deliver them to Lerryn River Stores.
There are individuals in our organisation who are happy to provide private shopping and delivery services to our service users who wish to take up this offer.
We will contact all our regular users to inform them of the situation and offer this service.
Volunteer drivers take the Lerryn Area Minibus from Lerryn via Lostwithiel to local towns, shops, garden centres and places of interest. Charges are very modest, and a phone call (01208 368393) books you a place. You can download the timetables here:
- April 2020
- March 2020
Did you know that the Lerryn Area Minibus Association runs a morning trip to St Austell on the last Friday of the month for a modest return fare of £3.00?
10 GOOD REASONS TO GO TO ST AUSTEL
- Garden Centres
- Pets at Home
- The Barnecutt’s Café
For more information contact Annie on 01208 871272
Getting to Lostwithiel by Public Transport
Connections by rail are easy from towns with mainline railway stations.
From other towns a combination of trains and buses are needed. Journey routes and times may be calculated using the Traveline South West website.