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Car Hire Penzance Station
Hiring a car at Penzance railway station is an excellent way to experience the beauty of Cornwall. Located in the town of Penzance, the station is the western terminus of the 491km Cornish Main Line from London Paddington station. It is also the western terminus of the Night Riviera sleeper train to and from Paddington.The main train shed contains platforms Platforms 1, 2 and 3; Platform 4 is on the south side in the open. One side of the station is bordered by the sea wall near the harbour, whereas the other side is carved into the hillside.
Both the southernmost station on the National Rail network and the westernmost station in England, Penzance Station is not the most westerly station in all of Great Britain because Scotland has stations further west. The station is run by First Great Western. Penzance.
Hire a car in Penzance and you have the perfect base for discovering the rest of west Cornwall and Land's End. Penzance itself is well worth a look too. With its patchwork of narrow streets, quaint shopping arcades, and a magnificent seafront promenade, this is the real Cornwall, although it may not be as refined as the more dressed-up towns of Padstow and St Ives.
While you're in Cornwall, don't miss out on its renowned attractions. All those magnificent beaches are not just for looking at: Cornwall is famous for the quality of its surf, so if you like to take to the waves, you'll be in heaven. The temperate climate here means glorious gardens pop up everywhere, and a walk in the country or along the clifftops is always a rewarding experience. Iconic attractions include St Michael's Mount, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Land's End (the country's most southerly point), Tintagel Castle and the world-famous Eden Project.