Duration 6h 4m
Distance 99.3 miles
Average price £111
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Poole and Torquay takes 6h 4m and the fastest train takes 3h 39m. The train service runs several times per day from Poole to Torquay. 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 • 5h 32m

  1. Poole
  2. Upwey
  3. Castle Cary
  4. Exeter St Davids
  5. Torquay
5h 32m
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£60 - £213

Poole to Torquay train times

Trains run every four hours between Poole and Torquay. The earliest departure is at 19:03 in the evening, and the last departure from Poole is at 23:40 which arrives into Torquay at 10:27. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Poole to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Poole and arriving at Torquay via Upwey, Castle Cary and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 32m.

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The distance between Poole and Torquay is 70 miles. The road distance is 99.3 miles.

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Poole to Torquay train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Poole station.

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Poole to Torquay train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Torquay station.

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