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Buses, coaches & trains to and from Lostwithiel


Train at Lostwithiel station

Trains and buses

Lostwithiel's train station is on the main line from London Paddington to Penzance.

Bus timetable of all Lostwithiel bus routes 2014 


Lerryn Area Minibus

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 871272) books you a place. You can download the timetables here:

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?


  • ASDA
  • B&Q
  • B&M
  • Garden Centres
  • Halfords
  • LIDL
  • Pets at Home
  • The Barnecutt’s Café
  • BANKS!

For more information  contact Annie on 01208 871272

The Minibus is also used for special trips and is available for self drive hire - visit the LAMA website for more information.


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. The coach services between Penzance and London and the one between Helson and Eastbourne stop in Lostwithiel. Visit the National Express website to plan your journey.


Getting to Lostwithiel by Public Transport

Connections by rail are easy from towns with railway stations. From towns without a railway station you must travel by bus to connect with a train at one of the stations below or at any intermediate station on the Plymouth to Penzance mainline.

Check out our day excursions from Lostwithiel using public transport to other parts of the county and beyond.

Plan your journey

To plan a train journey to and from Lostwithiel, visit the National Rail website or the Trainline.

The Traveline South West website lets you  plan journeys in the South West region by public transport.

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