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Trains to Camborne

The town of Camborne in west Cornwall has had strong links to the railways since 1801 when local engineer Richard Trevithick powered the Puffing Devil - a steam-powered locomotive and the world's first self-propelled passenger carrying vehicle - up Camborne Hill. But Camborne train station itself didn't open until 1843. Since then the station buildings have been rebuilt in the traditional style of the Great Western Railway, and additional facelifts have also seen both platforms extended. Trains leave the well-kept red-brick station and head for Penzance in the west from platform 1, and Plymouth and London Paddington in the east, with trains to the capital taking almost five hours. Camborne's main shopping area, Commercial Street and Trelowarren Street, has a happy mix of chain and independent restaurants and cafes, alongside the Kernow Model Rail Centre and Museum. Further afield, visitors could explore the Cornish countryside awash with World Heritage Sites.

Station details & facilities

Camborne's station concourse can be found next to the Trevu Road station car park, alongside platform 2. The concourse is home to a small ticket hall, toilet facilities, cycle lockers and racks and the station cafe. Double doors lead through to platform 2, where a bridge runs over the tracks to platform 1. Both platforms have bench seating, customer help points and sheltered waiting areas. An additional entrance / exit on platform 1 leads to Mount Pleasant Road.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine : False
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    Weekdays06:45 - 14:00
    Saturday 06:45 - 14:00
    Sunday Closed
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available : False
  • Lost Property phone number : 03457 000 125


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones :
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Staff Help Notes : Please note station is part time staffed. Please call our assist line if you require assistance at this station.
  • Customer Service Notes : Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
  • Customer help points :


  • CCTV :



  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Station Car Park
  • Carpark operator : APCOA Parking (UK) Limited
  • Car parking spaces : 10

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 15
  • Sheltered cycle storage :
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage notes :

    Please note cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge restriction apply please pick a "cycling by train" leaflet at your local station.


  • Step-free access : Whole station
  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available :
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    Accessible taxis are available

Trains to Camborne


Trevu Road, Camborne, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, TR14 8SR
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:45 - 14:00
Saturday 06:45 - 14:00
Sunday Closed