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How do we find you?

By Road

Sat Nav

Please be aware that Sat Nav devices tend to take you down a network of single track Cornish lanes; which can be unsuitable for larger vehicles. We therefore advise that whichever your direction of approach, travelling via St Austell and then following the directions as below.

From St Austell

Take the B3273 towards Mevagissey. Travel past Pentewan Sands and continue up the hill. Take the first right (signposted to The Lost Gardens of Heligan), continue over a narrow bridge and Heligan Woods is on your left.

From Newquay

Take the A3058 to St Austell. From St Austell, take the B3273 towards Mevagissey. Travel past Pentewan Sands and continue up the hill. Take the first right (signposted to The Lost Gardens of Heligan), continue over a narrow bridge and Heligan Woods is on your left.

From Truro

Take the A390 to St Austell. From St Austell, take the B3273 towards Mevagissey. Travel past Pentewan Sands and continue up the hill. Take the first right (signposted to The Lost Gardens of Heligan), continue over a narrow bridge and Heligan Woods is on your left.

From the M5

Heading South on the M5, join the A30 westbound at Exeter. At the Bodmin roundabout, take the A391 to St Austell. From St Austell, take the B3273 towards Mevagissey. Travel past Pentewan Sands and continue up the hill. Take the first right (signposted to The Lost Gardens of Heligan), continue over a narrow bridge and Heligan Woods is on your left.

Sat Nav

Please be aware that Sat Nav devices tend to take you down a network of single track Cornish lanes; which can be unsuitable for larger vehicles. We therefore advise that whichever your direction of approach, travelling via St Austell and then following the directions as above.

 

Public Transport

By Rail

St Austell is our nearest railway station and is only 5 miles from Heligan Woods. 

There is a TIC office conveniently located within the station, who can advise you on bus links to the gardens on arrival. There is also a taxi rank immediately outside the station entrance. 

For full timetable and other rail enquiries, please visit National Rail Enquiries.

By Bus

The Travel Cornwall 471 service links Heligan with Mevagissey, Goran and St Austell. Please catch this bus at the St Austell station. There is bus stop conveniently situated inside the Lost Gardens of Heligan car park. There is a gate linking the car park in the lost gardens to Heligan Woods Campsite.