NQY is located on the North Cornwall coast, close to Watergate Bay and St Mawgan village.
The airport is situated just five miles outside Newquay town centre. There are regular bus services linking the airport to the town centre. A taxi to the centre is approximately £15.
Update - As of 8/2/14 the 556 route has increased is service to hourly, all day between Newquay and the airport. There are also 5 buses an hour between Newquay and Truro and 2 buses an hour between Newquay and St Austell. There is also one bus an hour between Padstow and the airport (connecting from Wadebridge and Bodmin)
For more information:http://www.westerngreyhound.com/routes_and_times.php
There are two car hire companies based at the airport, Europcar and Hertz.
Self Drive Directions;
From the East:
Follow the A30 through Bodmin towards Newquay until you are sign posted to Indian Queens and the Airport. Turn off the A30 at Highgate Hill on to the A39 until you reach St Columb Major roundabout. Then follow the signs to the Airport onto the A3059 before turning right towards St Mawgan.
From the West:
Follow the A30 East leaving the main town of Newquay on your left . Take the turning at Highgate Hill signposted Wadebridge and Indian Queens. Turn off the A30 on to the A39 until you reach St Columb Major roundabout. Then follow the signs to the Airport onto the A3059 before turning right towards St Mawgan.
From Newquay Town:
Leave Newquay on the B3276 towards Watergate Bay and then follow signs to St Mawgan village
Transport options - taxis, buses, trains and their location
Taxis operate from the airport and are available when you land. Advanced booking with Biotravel is advisable,although not essential. BioTravel taxis are also available Cornwall wide to bring you to the airport. Ring for a quote now, the Biotravel desk is manned from 8am - 10pm. Some examples of pre-booked prices can be found below:
Truro Falmouth St Ives
£40 £60 £75
Penzance Plymouth St Austell
£75 £75 £30
Padstow Port Isaac Rock
£25 £45 £40
All prices are offered as a guide only
Phone: 01637 860006
Book Online: www.biotravel.co.uk
The bus from the airport with Western Greyhound is the 556 and goes to Newquay and Padstow, the timetable can be found on the Western Greyhound Website
The rail network is provided by First Great Western
First Great Western Website
Timetable for rail services from Newquay:
Rail Services phone: 08457 000 125
Or for journey planning anywhere, use Traveline:
Phone: 0871 200 2233
For more information on Car Hire click here.