Helston is in Cornwall on the Lizard Peninsular.
- By train: Nearest National Rail station is Redruth on the main Penzance - Plymouth - London Paddington line, with buses connecting with trains operated by Truronian. Also bus services by First Bus Cornwall.
- By coach: National Express coaches serve Helston on the way from London Victoria to Penzance.
- By car: both council operated car parks and on-street parking.
- Flora Day