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Saltash Town Council - How to get to Saltash

By Road

Easy and quick. Just 40 miles from Exeter along the Devon Expressway (the continuation of the M5) you cross the Tamar Bridge, the gateway to South East Cornwall. The A38 continues westwards, providing swift access to most parts of the region. You could be parking your car an hour after passing Exeter!

Download the latest Highways Agency Road Traffic Reports here.

By Bus

Regular bus services operate to the rest of Cornwall and to Plymouth (Devon). There are different operators that service the area, to find a bus route applicable for your requirements please click on one of the links below to view their timetable. 

Go Cornwall Bus

Plymouth Citybus


By Rail

The main Plymouth Ė Penzance line provides regular services to Saltash. Regular rail services operate to the rest of Cornwall and to Plymouth (Devon) with Isambard House being recently refurbished it is one not to be missed!

For National Rail Enquiries, tel: 08457 48 49 50.

Select this link to Virgin Trains website which will provide more information on rail connections from Birmingham, Bristol, Northern England and Scotland.

Select this link to GWR website which will provide more information on rail connections from London (Paddington) and South Wales.

Rail tickets may also be booked via the Internet on

By Coach

Select this link to National Express website which operates express coach services to Plymouth from departure points all over Britain, including airports. These include a regular service from London Victoria and Heathrow Airport.

By Cross Channel Ferry

There are regular all-year-round car ferry services to Plymouth from Roscoff (Brittany) and Santander (Spain).When you arrive at the port itís just a quick 15 minute drive through Plymouth, over the spectacular Tamar Road Bridge and youíve arrived.

Brittany Ferries