A car rental at Truro Railway Station makes getting around a hassle-free process. Public transportation isn't the easiest way to get around, limiting what you can do and also placing you around strangers! Truro Railway Station is located in Truro, Cornwall, United Kingdom. The railway station was opened in May, 1859, and now serves 1.2 million passengers on a yearly basis. TRU sits on the Cornish Main Line with operations from Maritime Line to Malmouth provided by First Great Western; trains depart on an hourly basis. Cross country trains to Scotland and North England also provide service, as well as two trains per hour to Falmouth. A total of three platforms can be found at TRU, each of which can be accessed by footbridge. Waiting rooms, pay phones, and refreshments are served at the station.
Picking up a rental car at Truro Railway Station enables you to enjoy the city and all that is in it to the fullest. Whether you need a traditional car rental, spacious rental van or exotic sports car, Auto Europe can help you find the vehicle that will best suit your needs. There are many attractions in and near the city that you aren't going to want to miss. Newquay Zoo is one such attraction. Great for adults and kids alike, this zoo boasts an amazing collection of animal species from around the world. You will encounter snakes, skunks, lions and tigers and more. In addition to the large collection of animals, the zoo also has many fun on-site attractions. The Screech Owl Sanctuary is another intriguing attraction that is great for all ages. This sanctuary features many endangered owls and birds. If you like water, several beaches can be found within the Cornwall area, including Crantock Beach, Porthgwidden Beach, Perranporth Beach and Porthminster Beach. The World in Miniature is an exciting museum where landmarks shrink down in size. Miniature exhibits like the Taj Mahal and Leaning Tower of Pisa are great to view. For a delicious meal, be sure to stop by Chantek Asian Fusion restaurant, or Tabb's Restaurant to experience amazing French cuisine.
Affordable hotels can be found near Truro and further out and, no matter what your choice may be, Auto Europe can get you there in style via chauffeur service or a car rental at Truro Railway Station. The Donnington is one of the closest hotels to the railway station, located a short 0.5 miles away. This extravagant hotel features flat-screen TVs with cable and 14 beautifully decorated rooms. The Alverton Hotel is located one-mile from the railway station, and the County Arms hotel is also within this close proximity. Mannings Hotel & Apartments is also a nearby hotel that is a favorite of travelers.
To speak with someone at Truro Railway Station with questions or further information about the station, call 03457 000 125. Be sure to book your car rental at Truro Railway Station early so you can visit nearby cities including Plymouth, which is located 65.5 km away, and the city of Cardiff, located 188 km from the station.