By planeFlyBe, Aer Lingus, Ryanair and Scilly Skybus all operate flights to Newquay.
By busNational Express buses go to Truro, Camborne, Falmouth and Redruth. Local buses by Kernow down the Lizard peninsula from Helston, calling at most attractions en-route.
By trainThere are train stations in Truro and Redruth with direct connection to London and West England, and there is a branch line to Falmouth Docks. However, none are terribly convenient for the Lizard itself. You'll need to get a bus from Falmouth to Helston, then change to another bus to get to the Lizard.
Lizard PointBritain's most southerly point - a bleak and dramatic place. But whilst you will have to pay a fee to go to Lands End, Lizard Point is actually further south and you can park and look straight out over the sea.
Goonhilly Earth StationOne of the worlds greatest satellite communication centres, located at Goonhilly downs. The site is closed until further notice, but has received funds to be redeveloped into a new attraction.
phone: +44 1326 221361address: Gweek, near Helston, TR12 6UGEssentially a few pools containing seals, although the cute baby ones on the promotional leaflet are only likely to be present during the baby season; but the older and more infirm seals who can't be released back into the wild are there all year round.
phone: +44 1326 252200address: Mawnan Smith, Nr Falmouth, TR11 5JZHas subtropical plants with year round color. Admission is around £2.60 to £5.80 depending on time of year, special fares apply to children, students and seniors.
Kynance CoveCliff walks, wild flowers, beach and geological features
phone: +44 1326 290889address: Sunny Corner, Beacon Terrace, The Lizard, TR12 7PB
phone: +44 1326 240301address: Cury Cross Lanes, Mullion, Cornwall, TR12 7AZCampsite and self-catering accommodation. Located between Mullion, Helston and The Lizard
- Close to the Lizard, there is Land's End, Britains most southwesterly point.