Can I drive into St Ives?

Can I drive into St Ives?

Exploring beyond St Ives is best done by car but parking spaces in town fill up quickly so a Park-and-Ride system operates during busy holiday months. Although there is no better way to enjoy the stunning coastline than onboard the St Ives branch line railway as it hugs the bay providing breathtaking views of the sea.

Is there plenty of parking in St Ives?

The Island – Long Stay Car Park The Island Car Park is right across town, through some pretty narrow streets. To get there you need to drive along the harbour and up across Back Road East/West. I hate driving there, but plenty of people do it as it is always pretty full! The Island Car Park has 129 car parking spaces.

Do you have to pay to park at St Ives Bingley?

About the charges: A number of bays at each entrance will offer free parking for a maximum of two hours. Blue badge holders may park in any area free of charge, and a number of bays are designated for disable parking.

Where can I park overnight in St Ives?

Long stay car parks

  • Barnoon Long Stay, St Ives, TR26 1JF (This car park has some spaces for reserved permit holders only)
  • Island, St Ives, TR26 1SY.
  • Park Avenue, St Ives, TR26 1QE.
  • Porthrepta, Carbis Bay, TR26 2NZ.
  • Smeatons Pier, St Ives, TR26 1PS.

Is Uber in St Ives?

There is no uber, no.

Can I pre book parking in St Ives?


How far is St Ives train station from the town?

From St Ives station it is a 10 minute walk into town. Or visit Porthminster Beach within seconds – it’s just on the other side of the station car park.

How much is parking at St Erth train station?

St Erth

Tariff Duration Weekday Convenience Fee
1 day £3.30 £0.20
Off-Peak 10:00-23:59 £2.60 £0.20
2 days £6.60 £0.20
3 days £9.90 £0.20

How much is a taxi from St Ives to Penzance?

The quickest way to get from St Ives to Penzance is to taxi which costs £20 – £25 and takes 15 min.

How much is a taxi from Penzance to Lands End?

The quickest way to get from Penzance to Land’s End is to taxi which costs £22 – £27 and takes 14 min.

Are Cornwall car parks free?

All Cornwall Council car parks are clearly branded, and there will be posters about the parking offer at charging points on the free parking day. If you have stayed for longer than the free parking day, any additional parking fee will need to be paid for before you drive up to the exit barrier.

What time do the shops shut in St Ives?

In general, most shops in St. Ives are open between 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Saturday, and from 10:30 or 11:00 until 16:30 on Sundays.