By Helicopter - Direct to Tresco
The fastest way to reach Tresco is to fly direct with Penzance Helicopters - just a 15-minute flight from Cornwall and a unique journey to an island paradise...
Flying with Penzance Helicopters is the quickest and simplest way to reach Tresco, and the only way to fly direct - not to mention a totally unique experience!
Within 15 minutes of departing Penzance, you'll be touching down on Tresco, your holiday accommodation just minutes away. Or, choose to fly via St Mary's, with a short boat transfer to Tresco.
Enjoy a leading 20kg per person luggage allowance, convenient access and on-site parking just off the A30 at Penzance or - if you're arriving by train - a handy shuttle bus from the train station just a mile away.
To book tickets, click below or telephone Penzance Helicopters on 01736 780828.
"The bird’s eye view from the sky, from the legendary St Michael’s Mount on departure to your very first glimpse of the Isles of Scilly and watching your pilot master a grand crescendo of a flawless landing, makes the journey of getting to Tresco now every bit as special as staying there."
British Travel Journal
Transfers (Flying to Tresco)
Transfers (Flying to St Mary's)
Please let the Island Office know your itinerary as soon as you've booked your travel - simply use our Pre-Arrival Form, email us or call 01720 422849. We'll organise your transfer to Tresco on arrival.
Please note: our standard transfer may involve a short wait for a scheduled boat. A 'special' boat is available for a supplement; please contact Tresco Boat Services on 01720 423373 for details.