The M5 and M6 (south bound) lead to the West Country.
From Exeter you can choose from two major holiday routes, the A30 and the A38.
The A30 will lead you across Bodmin Moor, and by taking the A38 route you will enter Cornwall across the Tamar Bridge in Plymouth. The roads are mainly dual carriageways.
There is a good service from most major cities.
For St. Ives you will disembark just before the train goes on to Penzance, at St. Erth Station . National Rail Enquiries 08457 484950
From over 1,200 cities by National Express coach via Bristol, Exeter and Plymouth. Tel: 0870 5808080
Ryanair will start their service from London Stansted to Newquay from Easter 2002. Ryanair Information 0870 1569569
Air South West operate flights daily between Newquay and a number of destinations around the UK. Air South West Reservations 0870 2418202
The Newquay airport website provides more information about their facilities, parking, car hire and how to get there.