Getting There - Tate St Ives

On Foot
The Gallery is within walking distance of St Ives town centre and Porthmeor beach.

By Train
A frequent rail service operates between Paddington and St Ives via Reading, Exeter, Plymouth, Bodmin, Truro, St Erth and Penzance, stopping at most smaller stations en route. A scenic branch line operates from St Erth to St Ives. Detailed information on these services, facilities and fares can be obtained by telephoning the National Rail Enquiry Service (0845 748 4950).

By National Express Coach
There are six services daily from Victoria Coach Station, London, via Heathrow, Plymouth, Liskeard, St Austell, Truro, Redruth, Camborne, St Ives and Penzance - stopping at most small towns en route. Detailed information can be obtained by contacting National Express (0870 580 8080).

Local Bus Services
There are regular local services into St Ives from most towns in Cornwall. For times, fares and savings for regular travellers on Western National, Hoppa and National Express services telephone 0870 580 8080 or Traveline on 0870 608 2608.

By Car
Tate St Ives is located in the town of St Ives, Cornwall. Allow at least 15-20 minutes from the A30. Parking in St Ives is limited, see Park and Ride below.

A shuttle bus service runs throughout the year between the Coach/Car Park and Royal Square which is a five minute walk from Tate St Ives, call St Ives Tourist Information for details (01736 796297).

Park and Ride
A park and ride service operates on the St Erth Branch line at St Erth and Lelant Saltings during peak season. More information from Wessex Trains (0845 6000 880) or contact National Rail Enquiries (0845 748 4950). Visitors using the Train Park and Ride receive £1 off Tate St Ives admission.

By Air
The nearest airport is in Newquay, which is the regional commercial airport for Cornwall. Find out more about flights on the Newquay Airport website.

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