Par train station was opened with the Cornwall Railway in 1859. Today, it is managed by Great Western Railway and serves Par, Tywardreath and St Blazey with train services from Great Western Railway and CrossCountry. Hourly services on the Cornish Main Line connect the station with Plymouth and Penzance, with some services continuing to London. CrossCountry trains from Par train station provide occasional services to Bristol, Birmingham and the north.
The station itself is staffed, with a ticket window, ticket machine and toilet facilities on platform 1. Platforms 2 and 3 are on an island platform which can be accessed via a footbridge. There are sheltered waiting areas on all platforms.
Trains from Par station to Plymouth have a fastest journey time of 49 minutes, and Penzance takes 1 hour and 1 minute. The fastest direct services to London Paddington take just under 4 hours. Trains between Newquay and Par are part of a community railway service on the Atlantic Coast Line, which also promotes local pubs along the line as part of a rail ale trail.
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|Weekdays||07:20 - 14:10|
|Saturday||07:20 - 14:10|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Staff Help notes|
During staffed hours only, customers who need assistance when station is not staffed are advised to call our free assist phone number where an alternative will be provided.
|Customer Service notes|
Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
|Customer help points||Available|
|Weekdays||Open 24 hours|
|Saturday||Open 24 hours|
|Sunday||Open 24 hours|
|Carpark name||Station Car Park|
|Car parking spaces||25|
|Cycle storage spaces||4|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Step-free access||Part of station|
|Step-free access notes|
Access to platforms 2 and 3 via a stepped footbridge. Barrow crossing only available during staffed hours.
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Unavailable|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
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