Seaton is our nearest village (15 minutes walk through the woods from Keveral), and Looe and Liskeard are our nearest towns.
Traveline website - for all public transport in the south-west
Traveline website - for all bus services in the south-west.
For Public Transport when you are at Keveral, see the foot of this page.
Getting to Keveral by Public Transport - Summary
The information below was checked in June 2016 and should be correct until the end of September 2016.
There are trains and buses from across the country to Liskeard (9 miles away), and a local train and bus service from Liskeard to Looe (4 miles). (More info below).
Bus 71 runs between Liskeard and Plymouth, and stops at Seaton. (Not Sundays. More info below).
There are no buses from Looe to Seaton.
We can usually pick you up from Looe (Â£10) or Liskeard (Â£15), but not usually from Plymouth.
Travelling to Cornwall by Train
There are trains from across the country to LISKEARD and Plymouth, and local trains from Liskeard to LOOE (a scenic branch-line, departures every 1-1.5 hours, last train 19.18 (Mon-Fri), 20.40 (Sat), 20.15 (Sundays), journey time 30 minutes), and also local trains from Plymouth to St.Germans.
For train times and fares, visit nationalrail.co.uk, or phone 08457 48 49 50
Always buy your ticket to LOOE (it should not be any more expensive than Liskeard), as we may be able to pick you up from Looe.
Distances of Train Stations from Keveral
Looe: 4 miles
Liskeard: 9 miles
St.Germans: 7 miles (best for cyclists)
Plymouth: 15 miles
Travelling to Cornwall by Bus
National Express coaches go to Liskeard.
Megabus, (only as far as Plymouth).
From Liskeard and Looe to Keveral
In Liskeard, long-distance buses stop in the centre of town. Local buses stop in the centre and at the train station. The train station is half a mile (10-15 minutes walk) from the town centre.
From Liskeard, you may get to Seaton (our nearest village) by bus (not Sundays, more info below), and to Looe by train (last train 19.00) and bus (last bus 18.19).
From Liskeard to Seaton by Bus 71: From the train station at 7.20 (7.00 on Saturdays), 10.00, 12.00, 14.00 and 17.00, and 5 minutes later from Liskeard centre. The journey to Seaton takes 30 minutes. (Â£3 in 2015). There is NO service on Sundays.
Bus 71 Full Timetable Click on 'inbound' for buses from Liskeard.
At Seaton, you will get off the bus half way along the beach. Seaton is 15 minutes walk from Keveral (but this walk is not possible if you have a trolley suitcase).
If you miss the local bus or train connections, or you have a lot of luggage, we can usually pick you up from Looe (best for us) or Liskeard, or you can get a taxi.
There are no buses from Looe to Seaton.
From Looe, you may feel like walking to Keveral. It is along the coast path and quiet roads, and takes just over one hour (ask us for more info if you plan to do this).
Taxis from Liskeard cost approx Â£20, and from Looe approx Â£12.
From Plymouth to Keveral
You can also get bus 71 from Plymouth (from near the bus station, and opposite the train station, both close to the town centre) to Seaton, for a scenic bus journey over the Torpoint Ferry and along the coast.
From Plymouth to Seaton by Bus 71, Monday-Saturday: From Plymouth centre (Royal Parade, stop A3) at 7.45, 9.45, 11.45, 13.45, 14.45, 16.45. The same bus can be caught 15 minutes earlier from the train station on its way into the city centre (SE bound). The journey to Seaton takes 1 hour and 20 minutes. (Â£4.50 in 2015). There is NO service on Sundays. Bus 71 Full Timetable Click on 'outbound' for buses from Plymouth.
After the last Bus 71 from Plymouth, there are other bus services and trains to Crafthole or St. Germans (from where we could pick you up) or Liskeard (pick-up or taxi, or train to Looe).
Getting to Keveral from Seaton by foot
Getting Around once you are at Keveral
Our local village of Seaton is served by only one bus service, running five times per day between Liskeard and Plymouth.
From Liskeard, there are bus and train connections further west, but the last bus back from Liskeard is 17.00 (and the last train from Liskeard to Looe is 19.00).
Bus 71 to Plymouth can get you along the coast eastwards nearly as far as Whitsand Bay (or with a connection, to Millbrook and Rame).
From Looe, (walk, lift, taxi), you can get along the coast westwards as far as Polruan. The last bus back is 18.10 from Polruan (Bus 481), and 23.15 from Polperro (Bus 72).
Taxis from Looe to Keveral cost about Â£12, and from Liskeard about Â£20. There are trains between Liskeard and Looe (see above).