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Duration 7h 38m
Distance 310.9 miles
Average price £263
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Torquay and Skipton takes 7h 38m and the fastest train takes 6h 16m. The train service runs several times per day from Torquay to Skipton. 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. Newton Abbot
  2. Leeds
  3. Skipton
7h 10m
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£138 - £465

Torquay to Skipton train times

Trains run every three hours between Torquay and Skipton. The service departs Torquay at 16:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into Skipton at 23:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Torquay to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Paignton and arriving at Skipton via Newton Abbot and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 10m.

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The distance between Torquay and Skipton is 252 miles. The road distance is 310.9 miles.

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Torquay to Skipton train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Newton Abbot station.

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Torquay to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Skipton station.

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