28th November, 2016

Late night Christmas shopping in Truro

Late night Christmas shopping comes to Truro this Wednesday – forget parking and go by train.

Shops throughout the city will be open til 9pm for the next four Wednesdays (30 Nov, 7, 14 & 21 Dec 2016). Also open late each Wednesday is the Made in Cornwall Christmas Fair, which runs from 30th November to 4th December. The Fair is at The Piazza, Lemon Quay – just over 10 minutes’ walk from Truro station (see map).

The streets will also be enlivened with entertainers, brass bands and carol singers – see the listings of who is appearing where.

Taking the train

  • Trains depart half-hourly from Falmouth Town.
  • The journey takes 25 minutes.
  • The adult Off-Peak Day Return is just £4.30 from Falmouth (£3.70 from Penryn).
  • 5-15 year olds are half price and under 5s free.
  • Trains back from Truro depart hourly – just after 7pm, 8pm, 9pm and 10pm.

New to the train?
Visit out guide to travelling on The Maritime Line (Truro-Falmouth).

Look up train times


Truro Christmas pocket guide

Part funded by the Designated Community Rail Development Fund. The Fund is backed by the Department for Transport and the Association of Community Rail Partnerships (now Community Rail Network).