20% off by train, bus or bike

How to get toPendennis Castlecar-free

Visit car-free in 2024!

Plan your journey

provided by traveline.info

Sorry! We can't find any journeys at that time...

Visit Pendennis Castle car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

A ride on the scenic Maritime Line from Truro to Falmouth Docks Station, followed by a 20-minute walk, will bring you to Pendennis Castle. Trains connect in Truro with the Cornish Mainline. A local bus from Falmouth Town Centre will also take you to the Castle, and there are bus connections (and a ferry!) from several places in Cornwall. Our journey planner will show you train and bus times and walking routes.

Enjoy 20% off entry when you visit us car-free, showing a train or bus ticket or a bike helmet on arrival – terms and conditions apply.

Cyclists Welcome. Plan your cycle route here.

The South-West Coast Path runs through the Town. The walk from Falmouth Docks Station offers a great view of Falmouth Harbour and the Estuary.

There is a taxi rank at Falmouth Moor, or taxis can be booked to meet trains at Penmere, Falmouth Town or Falmouth Docks Stations by calling Abacus Taxis 01326 212141, Falmouth Radio Taxis 01326 313131 or A2B Taxis 01326 3178987.

Enjoy a scenic ride on the Maritime Line between Truro and Falmouth Docks.

A group of 3 or more can save 34% on train travel with Great Western Railway with Groupsave.

Visit Transport for Cornwall for details of cheap bus fares in Falmouth across Cornwall – including great value day tickets and family tickets for the whole of Cornwall.

If travelling by train, you can save money on bus fares by asking for a Falmouth PlusBus ticket which is valid on all buses in Falmouth, including bus 67 to Pendennis Castle.

Whilst in the area you could hop on the regular St Mawes Ferry from Prince of Wales Pier to visit English Heritage’s St Mawes Castle.

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains. And here’s information on accessibility at Pendennis Castle.

About Pendennis Castle

Head to the south coast of Cornwall to discover how a Tudor fortress defended Falmouth and its estuary for hundreds of years. Hear the roar of real guns, scan the horizon for enemy ships and find out what life was like for soldiers stationed here during the World Wars.

Explore Henry VIII’s keep to experience the drama of a castle under attack, and climb up to the roof for panoramic views over the sea. With acres of green space, a fun family trail and a soft play room near the café, there’s plenty for visitors of all ages to discover and enjoy.

For any queries about visiting contact Pendennis Castle on 0370 333 1181 or customers@english-heritage.org.uk

Address: Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 4LP. Visit Website