Getting to us
Keep warm and dry while you do your shopping in our indoor Christmas Market at The Sports Hall, Penrice Academy and the marquee at The Rashleigh Arms, Charlestown with a special bus service to get you to and from St Austell and into Charlestown.
To Charlestown from the Tamar Bridge, Plymouth
Follow the A38, bypassing Liskeard and Dobwalls. Just after Dobwalls, at the roundabout, fork left onto the A390 towards St Austell.
To Charlestown from the M5 Exeter
Leave the M5 at Junction 31, onto the A30 signposted to Bodmin. After 64.5 miles turn left on the A389/A391 slip road to Wadebridge/St Austell. At the roundabout take the first exit towards Bugle. After Bugle, at the roundabout, take the first exit onto the A391. Follow the A391 until the A390. Turn left, towards St Austell.
From St Austell
Stay on the A390, at the first roundabout take the second exit. The entrance to Penrice Academy is on the left hand side just after the roundabout.
All services stop at St Austell. There are bus services from the station to Charlestown.
You can get the First National 24 or 25 bus from St Austell, St Austell Station, or Fowey to Charlestown.
Roselyn coaches are running a special service between Penrice Academy and Charlestown village, so you can easily get to the traders at the Rashleigh Inn. This service will run from 11am until 4.30pm each day as needed.
There are regular National Express services to St Austell
Fly to Newquay Cornwall Airport (16 miles from Charlestown). Daily flights provided by Flybe from London Gatwick and London Stansted.