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Duration 2h 52m
Distance 88 miles
Average price £78
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Torquay and Gillingham takes 2h 52m and the fastest train takes 2h 13m. There is a train service every few hours from Torquay to Gillingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Paignton
  2. Exeter St Davids
  3. Gillingham
2h 57m
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£41 - £161

Torquay to Gillingham train times

Trains run hourly between Torquay and Gillingham. The service departs Torquay at 21:20 at night, which arrives into Gillingham at 09:50. All services require a transfer at Exeter St Davids and take an average of 2h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Torquay to Gillingham. However, there are services departing from Paignton and arriving at Gillingham (Dorset) via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 57m.

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The distance between Torquay and Gillingham is 68 miles. The road distance is 88 miles.

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Torquay to Gillingham train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Paignton station.

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Torquay to Gillingham train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Gillingham (Dorset) station.

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