Duration 8h 44m
Distance 265.8 miles
Average price £170
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dover and Paignton takes 8h 44m and the fastest train takes 4h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Dover 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 London

  1. Dover Priory
  2. London Paddington
  3. Paignton
5h 28m
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£123 - £245

Dover to Paignton train times

Trains run twice daily between Dover and Paignton. The service departs Dover at 22:49 at night, which arrives into Paignton at 10:34. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Dover to Paignton? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Dover to Paignton. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Paignton via King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Paddington and Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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The distance between Dover and Paignton is 220 miles. The road distance is 265.8 miles.

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Dover to Paignton train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dover Priory station.

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

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There are 1912+ hotels available in Paignton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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