Cornwall's Ferries

Cornwall's Ferries

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Cornwall's Ferries

Cornish water crossings

There are a number of ferries in the county which all provide services to passengers on foot, whilst a few take vehicles as well.

Some operate all the year round on a timetable that varies with the seasons and some are services that do not operate during the winter months. Bikes can generally be carried on all ferries. On foot ferries, however, with smaller capacities, if a large number of bikes need to be carried it is advisable to ring ahead to the operator to confirm. Many of these ferries are needed to complete the Coastal Footpath.

Torpoint - Plymouth Daily frequent service, reduced service through the night. Operated by Tamar Bridge & Torpoint Ferry
Joint Committee, Tamar Bridge Office, St. Budeaux, PL5 1LP. Tel: (01752) 361577.
Web: www.tamarcrossings.org.uk
Mount Edgcumbe - Plymouth Daily service every thirty minutes, reduced during the winter. (Foot only) Operated by Cremyll Ferry, Cremyll Quay, Cremyll, Millbrook, Torpoint, PL10 1HX. Tel: (01752) 822105.
Web: www.cremyll-ferry.co.uk
Cawsand - Plymouth Four times a day seven days a week. (Foot only) Operated by Plymouth Boat Trips Ltd
2-5 Commercial Wharf, Mayflower Steps, Barbican, Plymouth. PL1 2NX. Tel: (01752) 253153.
Web: www.cawsandferry.co.uk
Fowey - Polruan Daily continuous service service, reduced hours of working during the winter. (Foot only) Operated by C Toms & Sons Ltd., Toms Yard, East Street, Polruan PL23 1PB. Tel: (01726) 870232
Web: www.ctomsandson.co.uk/polruan-ferry
Fowey - Bodinnick Daily frequent service, reduced hours of working during the winter. Operated by C Toms & Sons Ltd., Toms Yard, East Street, Polruan PL23 1PB. Tel: (01726) 870232
Web: www.ctomsandson.co.uk/bodinnick-ferry
Padstow - Rock Summer daily continuous service Winter Monday to Saturday continuous service. (Foot only) Operated by Padstow Harbour Commissioners, Harbour
Office, Padstow PL28 8AQ. Tel: (01841) 532239
Web: www.padstow-harbour.co.uk/phc_ferry.html
Falmouth - St. Mawes Summer daily service Monday to Friday approximately every thirty minutes, Saturday and Sunday hourly. Winter Monday to Sunday hourly - no service Christmas Day. (Foot only) Operated by St. Mawes Ferry Company, 2 Ferry Cottages, Feock, Truro, TR3 6QJ. Tel: (01326) 741194.
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/st-mawes-ferry
Falmouth - Flushing Summer Monday to Saturday approximately every thirty minutes. Sundays service April to September. Winter hourly. (Foot only) Operated by Flushing Ferry, 7 Cambridge Close, Falmouth, TR11 4QR. Tel: 07974 799773.
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/flushing-ferry
Feock - Philleigh
(King Harry Ferry)
Daily service, every twenty minutes, with reduced hours on Sundays and during the winter. Operated by King Harry Ferry, 2 Ferry Cottages, Feock, Truro, TR3 6QJ. Tel: (01872) 862312
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/king-harry-ferry
St. Mawes - Place Summer daily approximately every thirty minutes no service during the winter. (Foot only) Operated by The Place Ferry, Falmouth, TR2 5AG. Tel: (01326) 741194.
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/place-ferry
Penzance - The Isles of Scilly aboard The Scillonian Daily in summer, alternate days in winter. Operated by Isles of Scilly Steamship Co Ltd. Quay Street,
Penzance TR18 4BD. Tel: 0845 710 5555
Web: www.islesofscilly-travel.co.uk
Helford - Helford Passage Easter to October daily hourly service. (Foot only) Operated by Helford River Boats, Helford Passage, Falmouth, TR11 5LB. Tel: (01326) 250770.
Web: www.helford-river-boats.co.uk
Calstock - Cotehele
- Ferry Farm (Bere Alston)
Four crossings a day seven days a week between May - October. (Foot only) Calstock Ferry and Motor Launch Company, Drakewalls, PL18 9HE. Tel: (01822) 833314
Web: www.calstock-ferry.com
Mevagissey - Fowey Daily May to September three to six return trips Operated by Mevagissey Ferries, 18 The Cliff, Mevegissey, PL26 6QT. Tel: (07977) 203394
Web: www.mevagissey-ferries.co.uk
Truro - Falmouth Mondays to Saturdays five return trips
May to September
Operated by Enterprise Boats, 2 Ferry Cottages, Feock, Truro, TR3 6QJ. Tel: (01326) 741194
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/enterprise-boats
Ponsharden - Custom House Quay (Falmouth Park and Float Service) Daily services during the summer. Operated by Ponsharden Services, Falmouth, TR10 8AD. Tel: (01326) 319417.
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/falmouth-park-float-ride
Falmouth - Trelissick - Tolverne -
Malpas - Truro
Daily services during the summer. Operated by Enterprise Boats, 2 Ferry Cottages, Feock, Truro, TR3 6QJ. Tel: (01326) 741194
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/enterprise-boats
St. Mawes - Trelissick Daily services during the summer. Operated by St. Mawes Ferry Company, 2 Ferry Cottages, Feock, Truro, TR3 6QJ. Tel: (01326) 741194
Web: www.falriver.co.uk/ferries/trelissick-ferry
Pentire Headland to Crantock beach, near Newquay across The Gannel Daily services during the summer. Operated by Fernpit Cafe & Ferry, Pentire, Newquay, TR7 1PJ. Tel: (01637) 873181
Web: www.fernpit.co.uk

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