There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot

$129 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Basingstoke, Railway Station 033
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay

$59 - $123

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Newton Abbot National Express

$61 - $71

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay 181.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly from London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Exeter (EXT) LHR - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay

$212 - $483

Train, Tube to London City, fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  4. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay

$104 - $359

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Torquay, Tesco via Newton Abbot, Rail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arriving at Torquay via London Paddington and Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Torquay is 152 miles. The road distance is 181.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs £100 - £210.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs £100 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £55 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay.
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  • Distance: 151.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Torquay, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay every 2 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Torquay 5 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Edinburgh, Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Basingstoke, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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