Airport Collection Service
We are offering an Airport Collection Service from London Heathrow Airport for new undergraduate and postgraduate students travelling from outside of the UK. This service will depart from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 (LHR) and travel to Falmouth University (Penryn Campus) in Cornwall, UK, on Thursday, 14 September 2023.
The service will run from 8am to 12pm UK time only. If you book onto this service, you must arrive at London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 (LHR) within this timeframe. Details of this service are listed in the table below. Terms and conditions can be found in the PDF document at the bottom of this page.
Online bookings will open in June. The booking fee is £50 per person – This includes one piece of luggage and a carry-on bag. Additional luggage is charged at £20 per suitcase/bag.
If you have any questions, please get in touch with us using the contact details provided below:
What you need to know
|Collection date||Thursday, 14 September 2023|
|Meeting time||08:00am-12:00pm BST /UK time|
|Coach departure time||12pm BST/UK time at the latest|
|Meeting point||London Heathrow Airport Arrivals Hall Terminal 5|
|Travel time to Penryn Campus||Approximately 7 hours by private coach including rest breaks|
|Cost||£50 per person|
|Booking deadline||Thursday, 25 August 2023|
|This service is for||For new undergraduate and postgraduate students travelling to Falmouth University from outside of the UK.|
|Luggage allowance||One piece of luggage and one carry on is included. Additional luggage is charged at £20 per suitcase/bag. There is limited luggage space on the services. Whilst we understand you will have a lot to bring to the UK, please consider what luggage you need to bring with you. Limit the amount, to what you can carry, so that you can move around independently. We have included more information and advice on this for you at the bottom of this page.|
|Booking information||Book now|
The service is available to all NEW Falmouth University students studying at Falmouth University in Cornwall at any level. The coach service will take you directly to the Penryn Campus in Cornwall, UK.
Our staff will meet all students who book onto this service at London Heathrow Airport Arrivals Hall Terminal 5 between 08:00am-12:00pm BST/UK time. The staff and all students will then board the coach and depart from Heathrow Airport in London to Falmouth University (Penryn Campus) in Cornwall, UK. If you book onto this service and arrive at the London Heathrow Airport Arrivals Hall Terminal 5 late (after 12pm BST/UK time), you will be expected to travel to the University independently. You will not be refunded in case you miss the service.
To make sure you meet us on time, please allow enough time after your flight lands to go through luggage collection and visa control, and travel between terminals if required.
Capacity on the services is limited. Seats are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. If capacity is reached, the booking system may be closed early.
Data Protection Statement
Falmouth University respects your privacy and values your trust. We will always process your data in a fair and lawful manner. As part of our Collection Service we will share your data with our partner organisation, Falmouth Exeter Plus, who operate a number of services on our behalf. If you would like to find out more about how we use or share your data, please visit our data privacy pages using the following link: https://www.falmouth.ac.uk/data-privacy. Whether your data is processed by Falmouth University or Falmouth Exeter Plus, we will ensure that it is done so in a lawful, transparent, and respectful manner. Nothing is more important than your trust.
One piece of luggage and one carry on is included, if you require more then additional luggage will be charged at £20 per suitcase/bag. There is limited luggage space on the services. Whilst we understand you will have a lot to bring to the UK, please consider what luggage you need to bring with you. Limit the amount, to what you can carry, so that you can move around independently.
We strongly advise you consider sending your luggage directly to campus, to arrive after you move in and only carry the necessities for your first few days. Please note the University will not accept advance freight of your luggage and cannot store shipped luggage for you in advance of your arrival.
If you send luggage unaccompanied or as freight to the airport, you will be responsible for collecting this.
If you have any specific luggage requirements, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the options.
View our airport collection terms and conditions here