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.
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: email@example.com
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.
or have a look at the Devon and Cornwall Rail Partnership website for more useful information:
or this link
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
August 2021– Booking opens Wednesday 21 July 2021
In August we are running a limited timetable. Bookings will be taken based on latest COVID restrictions and advice.
|Tues 3rd||Afternoon Tea||£4||1:30||4:00|
|Wed 4th||Callington shopping||£1||10:00||2:00|
|Fri 6th||Tavistock shopping||£1||Timings available when booking|| |
|Wed 11th||Saltash shopping||£1||10:00||2:00|
|Fri 13th||Tavistock shopping||£1||Timings available when booking|| |
|Wed 18th||Callington shopping||£1||10:00||2:00|
|Fri 20th||Tavistock shopping||£1||Timings available when booking|| |
|Wed 25th||Launceston shopping||£1||10:00||2:00|
|Fri 27th||Tavistock shopping||£1||Timings available when booking|| |
|Tues 31st||Pub Lunch||£5||11:00||4:00|
BOOK WITH MAVIS 01822 833412
Monday to Friday 10am-5pm
LOCAL TAXI COMPANIES
Darren’s Cars –
Calstock Cars – 01822 834337
Kit Hill Cars – 07920 473747
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.
ELECTRIC CAR CHARGING POINTS
Please click here for an interactive map highlighting electric car charging points in the area: