There are 4 ways to get from Ashburton to Torquay by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 88 bus, line 12 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 88 bus from Ashburton, Bull Ring to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road 88 / ...
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Torquay, Tesco 12

$9

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Bus, train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashburton, Bull Ring to Newton Abbot, Rail Station 88 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Torquay

$7 - $44

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashburton to Torquay 17 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Ashburton to Torquay 17 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Ashburton to Torquay is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashburton to Torquay is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashburton to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Ashburton, Bull Ring and arriving at Torquay, Tesco via Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Ashburton and Torquay is 11 miles. The road distance is 17 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashburton to Torquay without a car is to line 88 bus and line 12 bus which takes 1 h and costs £7.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Ashburton to Torquay, including transfers.

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Ashburton to Torquay bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Ashburton, Bull Ring station.

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Ashburton to Torquay bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Torquay, Tesco station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashburton to Torquay is 17 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Ashburton to Torquay.

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Map of how to get from Ashburton to Torquay.
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  • Distance: 10.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Ashburton, Devon, England and Torquay, England?

You can take a bus from Ashburton to Torquay via Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road in around 1 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newton Abbot to Torquay
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $8
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashburton, Bull Ring to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Torquay, Tesco
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashburton, Bull Ring to Newton Abbot, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Ashburton, Bull Ring to Newton Abbot, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ashburton to Torquay
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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