By Rail

Leave your car at home; come by train

The Isles of Scilly advocates car-free travel and positively encourages visitors to travel to the West Country by train.

The Great Western Rail service sees you travel by train to Penzance and then connect either directly onto the Scillionian III passenger ferry or onto a flight from Land’s End via a short transfer provided by Isles of Scilly Travel. When you arrive in Scilly, both the Quay and the Airport are located on the main island of St. Mary's. Transfers to the other islands go from St. Mary's Quay.

From March to November there is an inclusive package available: 

Inclusive Isles of Scilly Travel package includes
First Great Western Railway train travel to Penzance train station and return ferry or flights to the Isles of Scilly. You can save money by booking your inclusive Isles of Scilly Travel package direct with Great Western Railway. Travel is available from most train stations. Further information is available by calling their booking line.

Great Western Booking Line
Tel 03457 000125, option 3, option 4

Check here for more information about Great Western Railway including the Night Riviera Sleeper Service, which arrives in Penzance in the morning in good time to catch the Scillonian III ferry or first flights out to Scilly.