Travel to Goodfest
Getting to Newquay by Car:
Take the M5 to J31 and then the A30. Newquay is well signposted from the A30 and then Fistral beach is at the end of Headland Road, TR7 1HY, and is well signposted within the town centre.
Approximate drive Times:
Plymouth 1hr 15mins
Exeter 1hr 30 mins
Birmingham 4 hrs
If you want to car share The Pasty Connection on Facebook is a fantastic place to find lifts or fill empty seats when travelling to and from Cornwall, or try Bla Bla Car another online platform for lift sharing.
Getting to Newquay by Bus/Coach
Newquay is part of the National Express and Megabus national coach networks. The Bus Network for the main Newquay buses is operated by First Kernow.
Newquay has a bus station just off the town centre on Manor Road, from where it is a simple walk to Fistral beach, which takes approximately 15 minutes.
Getting to Newquay by Rail:
Newquay’s train station is on Station Parade, TR7 2NF. From here it is approximately a 30-minute walk to Fistral beach, or a 10-minute drive. There is a taxi rank located at the train station, although booking is recommended.
Newquay is on the Par branch line operated by Great Western Railway, from Par station there are direct trains nationally. To reduce travel time, some people prefer to alight the train earlier down the line at Bodmin Parkway. From here it is approximately a 30-minute drive to Newquay. If this is your preferred method of travel, let us know and we shall co-ordinate some share shuttles.
Getting to Newquay by Air
Newquay Airport is at St Mawgan, Newquay TR8 4RQ The airport is approximately a 25-minute drive to Fistral beach.
Daily – Aberdeen, Belfast, Glasgow, London Gatwick and Manchester
Other – Birmingham, Edinburgh and Leeds Bradford
Frankfurt, Faro and Alicante
Isles of Scilly
First Kernow operate the bus service between Newquay and Padstow, which stops at the Airport (Number A5). For up to date timetables and further information, please visit First Kernow. The bus stop is between the terminal and the west car park. Virtually all of First Kernow’s busses are wheelchair accessible.
Coastline Travel Cornwall is Cornwall Airport Newquay’s only official taxi provider. They are based in the arrivals hall and their desk is manned during all flights, even when delayed. There is no need to pre book your taxi, however it is advisable to do so to avoid delays during busy times and you will receive a discount for doing so. Taxi shares are also sometimes available.
Call 01637 860006 to book or visit Coastline Travel for further information.