PUBLIC TRANSPORT IN THE TAMAR VALLEY
Gunnislake is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the AONB website has helpful information about getting to and around the Tamar Valley.

 http://www.tamarvalley.org.uk/explore/visiting-the-tamar-valley/publictransport/


Transport for Cornwall Bus Service
The 79 bus comes through Gunnislake linking Callington and Tavistock.  The bus stops are on Fore Street outside/opposite the Cornish pub.

Check out the timetable: https://assets.goaheadbus.com/media/cms_page_media/7990/79_79A_Web.pdf

If you have a general enquiry for Transport for Cornwall, email: ask@transportforcornwall.co.uk

Or call: 0808 196 2632 

Opening hours are 08:00 – 17:30 Monday to Friday, 09:00 – 16:00 Saturday, 10:00 – 16:00 Sunday & Bank Holiday, otherwise contact via email (above). 


NEAREST RAILWAY STATION
GWR run a beautiful branch line from Plymouth right to our village with the station at the top of Sandhill.  Car parking available.  No other facilities apart from shelters, benches and an information booth.  There is a bus stop on the opposite side of the road.  The borders and planters are maintained by local volunteers, Friends of Gunnislake Station.

www.gwr.com

or have a look at the Devon and Cornwall Rail Partnership website for more useful information:

 www.dcrp.org.uk/lines/tamar-valley-line

or this link

  www.greatscenicrailways.co.uk/tamar-valley-line


TAMAR VALLEY COMMUNITY BUS
This is a service run by volunteers that serves Calstock parish, including Gunnislake, with a regular timetable and monthly outings to Callington, Trago Mills and Truro.

Bus Trips and outings for all ages

 www.facebook.com/groups/TamarValleyCommunityBus/

February 2020 – Booking opens Wednesday 8th. January

DATEDESTINATIONCOSTDEPARTHOME
Mon 3rdU3A
Tues 4thAfternoon Tea£4:001:304:00
Mon 10thFriendship Club
Tues 11thTrago Mills Liskeard50p10:004:00
Thurs 13thCallington / Library50p1:303:30
Sat 15thCraft 4 Crafters£79:305:30
Mon 17thTruro50p9:305:00
Mon 24thWadebridge£69:305:00
Tues 25thPub Lunch£5:0011:004:00

March 2020 – Booking opens Wednesday 12 February 2020

DATEDESTINATIONCOSTDEPARTHOME
Mon 2ndU3A
Tues 3rdAfternoon Tea£4:001:304:00
Thur 5thCallington / Library50p1:303:30
Mon 9thFriendship Club
Tues 10thTrago Mills Liskeard£110:004:00
Mon 16thTruro£19:305:00
Tues 17thEndsleigh Ivybridge£610:004:00
Mon 23rdDartmouth£89:305:00
Tues 24thGreen Lanes Barnstaple£89:305:00
Thur 26thCallington / Library50p1:303:30
Mon 30thPencarrow Daffodil Gardens Wadebridge£79:305:00
Tues 31stPub Lunch£5:0011:004:00

April 2020 – Booking opens Wednesday 11th March

DATEDESTINATIONCOSTDEPARTHOME
Mon 6thU3A
Tues 7thAfternoon Tea£4:001:304:00
Mon 13thBank Holiday
Tues 14thTrago Mills Liskeard£110:004:00
Thurs 16thCallington / Library50p1:303:30
Mon 20thFriendship Club
Tues 21stDartmoor Prison Museum Princetown£510:004:00
Mon 27thTruro£19:305:00
Tues 28thPub Lunch£5:0011:004:00

For trips and outings (including Afternoon Tea, Trago Mills, Truro, Pub Lunch)

BOOK WITH MAVIS 01822 833412

WEDNESDAYS 9:30-1:30 (approx.) – Callington / Tesco/ B and M – 50p return

THURSDAYS 9:45 – 12:00(approx.)- Post Office Gunnislake – 50p return

1:30 – Callington library – 50p return

FRIDAYS 9:30 – 2:30 (approx.) – Tavistock / Morrisons – 50p return

To be added to these regular weekly runs contact Carol on 07977486915


LOCAL TAXI COMPANIES

Darren’s Cars –  01579 556141

 www.darrenscars.com

OR

Calstock Cars – 01822 834337

OR

Kit Hill Cars –  07920 473747


CYCLING

Keen local  cyclists meet up regularly for rides.  For information pop into the Cycle Shop in Fore Street, Callington.

Visitors to the area always welcome.

 http://www.cyclinguk.org/local-groups/callington-cycles-riders