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Duration 3h 40m
Distance 145.9 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Basingstoke and Paignton takes 3h 40m and the fastest train takes 3h 2m. There is a train service every few hours from Basingstoke to Paignton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Reading

  1. Reading
  2. Paignton
3h 42m
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£67 - £251

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No, there is no direct train from Basingstoke to Paignton. However, there are services departing from Basingstoke and arriving at Paignton via Reading and Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Paignton is 123 miles. The road distance is 145.9 miles.

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Basingstoke to Paignton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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Basingstoke to Paignton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Newton Abbot station.

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There are 693+ hotels available in Paignton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Basingstoke and Paignton?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Newton Abbot hourly. Tickets cost £55 - £70 and the journey takes 2h 2m.
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