Local Bus Services

Local Bus Services

Explore the frequently asked questions below to learn more about the services available to you. If you're unable to find the information you need, contact us and we'll ensure your query is directed to the relevant service.

There is a free bus which you can catch to ASDA from the main bus stops on the Penryn Campus. Free ASDA bus run’s every Monday & Thursday Departing at:

5pm/5.30pm/6pm/6.30pm

Returning at:

5.15pm/5.45pm/6.15pm/6.45pm

A £1 discounted fare is available to students and staff with their Student or Staff ID card, for single journeys between Falmouth (Campus or Centre) and Penryn campus, including intermediate journeys between these points.

Once you have received your confirmation notification email from Fal Mussel, your card will be ready to collect within two working days of ordering, from the Compass desk at the Penryn Campus. Please bring with you a piece of valid identification on collection.

More information on the Fal Mussel Card UNI, please visit www.falriver.co.uk/UNI.

Buses regularly stop at both the Falmouth and Penryn campuses and operate with a reduced fare of £1 with your Student card.

The U1 bus service between Falmouth and Truro and the U2 bus service between Falmouth and Redruth will stop at all bus stops along the route. 

The U3 will be a direct service from Penryn Campus only to the Falmouth Campus, Woodlane.

All U1 and U2 buses will be branded with UoE and Falmouth logos, but it will be made clear that they, as well as the U3 service – are accessible to members of the public as well as students and staff.

Free Wi-Fi will be available to all users of the U1 and U2 services.

The latest bus timetables can be found on the First Kernow website. Printed copies of the current bus timetables are also available in the Exchange next to the Compass desk.

Buses regularly stop at both the Falmouth and Penryn campuses and operate with a reduced fare of £1 with your Student card.

The U1 bus service between Truro and Falmouth and the U2 bus service between Redruth and Falmouth will stop at all bus stops along the route. 

The U3 will be a direct service from Penryn Campus only to the Falmouth Campus, Woodlane.

All U1 and U2 buses will usually be branded with UoE and Falmouth logos, but it will be made clear that they, as well as the U3 service – are accessible to members of the public as well as students and staff.

Free Wi-Fi will be available to all users of the U1 and U2 services.

The latest bus timetables can be found on the First Kernow website. Printed copies of the current bus timetables are also available in the Exchange next to the Compass desk.

Buses regularly stop at both the Falmouth and Penryn campuses including the U1 bus service between Falmouth and Truro and the U2 bus service between Redruth and Falmouth. The latest bus timetables can be found on the First Kernow website. Printed copies of the current bus timetables are also available in the Exchange next to the Compass desk

If you are unable to find an answer to your query in our frequently asked questions please log an enquiry on Compass by clicking the log enquiry button above and one of our advisors will respond to your query.

Not found the information you need? Contact us.