11 – 14 October 2018 | Events Square, Falmouth
Falmouth is Cornwall’s leading south coast resort and home to the county’s maritime heritage. Falmouth has flourished as a port for over 400 years, and today Falmouth is a bustling town with many attractions, such as the National Maritime Museum Cornwall and Pendennis Castle.
You can find sandy family beaches in Falmouth, including the Blue Flag beach of Gyllyngvase, a 10 minute stroll from the town centre. Visit Falmouth’s charming mix of shops, from specialist outlets to well-known high street names and art galleries. Falmouth offers a wide choice of accommodation from friendly B&B’s and luxurious hotels to comfortable cottages.
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For further information on accommodation, attractions and other events taking place in Falmouth throughout the year visit www.falmouth.co.uk
Getting to Falmouth has never been easier. We now have excellent transport links which make Falmouth easily accessible.
Great Western Railway operate services from London Paddington, South Wales and the Cotswold to Cornwall, including a sleeper service from London Paddington. Cross Country Trains operate services into Cornwall from the Midlands, the North and Scotland. Passengers for Falmouth should change at Truro taking the Maritime Line to Falmouth. Alight at Falmouth Town (The Dell) station and Events Square is a 2 minute walk away. Follow the edge of the car park and take Avenue Road towards the town centre. For further information please visit the National Rail website or call 03457 48 49 50.
National Express offer scheduled coach services to Truro and Falmouth from locations across the United Kingdom. For further information please visit the National Express website or call 08717 81 81 81.
Fal River Cornwall run ferries sailing between Truro, Falmouth or St Mawes. The Fal Mussel Card gives you unrestricted ‘hop on hop off’ travel on the Fal River Cornwall network of ferries, buses and trains. For more information please visit the Fal River Cornwall website.
Our nearest airport is Newquay. Car hire is available at the airport through Europcar and Hertz who have offices at the terminal.
Our postcode for satnav is TR11 3QY or select Bar Road as a destination.
The easiest route to Cornwall is to join the M5 to Exeter. Then take the A30 to Truro and follow the signs to Falmouth. For help planning your route use the AA route planner for a tailor made travel plan.
There is off-street pay & display car parking in the Maritime car park or alongside in Grove Place car park both within 50m of Events Square. The Dell car park, near Falmouth Town railway station, offers long stay parking and is about 200 metres away.
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