Lt TAXIS in Helston, Cornwall
Our Helston Taxi Service
Lt TAXIS offer a private hire service throughout the entire county of Cornwall so whether you order a Helston taxi from the town or any of the neighbouring villages we are more than happy to collect you and take you wherever you wish to go. It makes no difference if the journey you need is a short trip to Flambards, or a longer taxi journey to Newquay Airport, we can provide this for you!
The service that you receive from our Helston taxis is of great importance to us and as a result you can rest assured that if you book with us, every journey will be comfortable, of a high quality, great value for money, and have the highest level of customer service.
Helston is the most southerly town in the UK and is steeped in Cornish history. It has been recorded as the second oldest town in Cornwall, and is now over 810 years old! Helston has been an influential and important attribute to Cornwall. In its history it has always been closely associated to mining, with over 100 tin mines known to have existed within the Helston district. In more recent history it has also been a renowned cattle marketing town.
Events in Helston
Helston is famous for its ancient annual event - Flora Day, which includes the Furry Dance. This event happens each year on the 8th of May unless it falls on a Sunday or Monday. For hundreds of years the townsfolk have enjoyed & celebrated this fantastic tradition. Flora Day is a Spring festival celebrating the arrival of Spring vitality and fertility and the end of the winter season. It is a must see if you are in Helston during this period.
For a full list of Helston events please follow the link to Helston Town Council Events Page.
Where is Helston?
Helston is situated in the northern end of the Lizard Peninsula, approximately 9 miles (14.5 km) to the southwest of Falmouth and 12 miles (19 km) to the east of Penzance. Helston is ideally located for exploring the South West of Cornwall.
Our Helston Lt TAXI Drivers
Rob Paxford - formerly from Lizard Cars. Rob himself lives in The Lizard, and has done for many years. Consequently he is a great asset to our Helston taxi team with extensive knowledge of the entire Lizard Peninsula.
Where can our Helston taxis meet you?
Our Helston taxis can meet you anywhere in the Helston area and offer a door to door service, but below are a few of the favourite Helston taxi pick-up points:
- The Blue Anchor, Coinagehall St - possibly the
oldest brewery in the country famous for its Spingo Ale
- The Angel Hotel, Coinagehall St - one of the oldest buildings in Helston
- Helston Flora Cinema, Wendron St - originally built as a Baptist Chapel in 1837
- The Boating Lake, B3304 - just outside of the town centre the Boating lake is on the road towards Porthleven
- Helston Tescos, B3297
- Helston Sainsbury's, A394 Clodgey Lane