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Buses in Cornwall

You can find current bus routes and timetables from all bus operators in Cornwall by visiting Traveline South West

Buses in Cornwall are either operated commercially or subsidised by Cornwall Council. About half of all bus services are paid for by Cornwall Council. These bus services provide about 4 million passenger journeys a year. There are over 10 million bus journeys made on all local services in Cornwall each year.

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Most bus services are operated by First Kernow and Transport for Cornwall. But, there are some other operators providing various services within the County.

Some services only operate when Schools and/or Colleges are open. These are marked on a timetable as SD or CD. For full details contact the operator or visit Traveline South West. View term dates for schools in Cornwall.

Paper copies of First, Stagecoach, Citybus' (Go! Cornwall) and Transport for Cornwall timetables are available from the operators. We are happy to provide information, please email

Cornwall Council maintains a network of bus stops and shelters across the County. Town and Parish Councils are able to apply to the Council for possible funding for additional bus shelters.