St Erth station is at the start of the St Ives Bay Line as well as being on the mainline. The station has a lovely station buffet to enjoy whilst you wait for the train.

From 7 to 31 May 2019, St Erth Platform 3 (for trains to/from St Ives) is closed for work to widen the platform. There will be replacement buses to Lelant Saltings Park & Ride. Find out more.

NEW PARK & RIDE – from Saturday 1 June
From the start of June 2019, St Erth will become the new Park & Ride location for St Ives. The existing Park & Ride at Lelant Saltings will be closed. Improvements to St Erth station include:

  • larger ticket office and waiting area
  • improved accessibility
  • a new 422-space car park to the south of the station
  • relocation of bus stops from the main road to the station forecourt
  • improved cycle facilities

Find out more.

  • Catch a train to anywhere in the country
  • enjoy some refreshments at the station buffet

St Erth

St Erth station is the start of the St Ives Bay Line.

There is a lovely traditional tea room if you fancy a cup of tea and a slice of cake whilst waiting for your train.

St Erth Station Information

The station is on the mainline as well as being the start of the St Ives Bay Line. Trains arrive and depart here from all over the country. The station is staffed and has a ticket machine outside for buying tickets and collecting pre-booked tickets. Access: for passengers arriving from the Truro direction the exit and connections are only accessible via a footbridge. For passengers arriving from the Penzance direction, there is step free access. Station Approach, St Erth, Cornwall, TR27 6JW

Buying Tickets to St Erth

St Ives Bay Line Ranger Ticket



Travel the line as much as you like for one day. Valid after the morning peak, and anytime weekends or Bank Holidays.

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The St Ives Bay Line

More Destinations

  • St Ives

    St Ives is one of the most picturesque towns in Cornwall. Set in breathtaking coastal scenery, there is always something to do.

  • Carbis Bay

    With an award winning blue flag beach, safe swimming for families and lovely coastal walks.

  • Lelant Saltings (Park & Ride)

    Lelant Saltings is the Park and Ride station for St Ives. Enjoy the views without the queues!