There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Salcombe by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot

$230 - $380

Cheapest option

Fly, bus, line 164 bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  2. Take the bus from Exeter, Waitrose to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill
  3. Take the line 164 bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Salcombe, Onslow Road

$86 - $294

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Totnes National Express

$95 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Salcombe 217.3 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Salcombe, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington Station to Salcombe every 2 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Salcombe every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter, Waitrose to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Salcombe, Onslow Road
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Paddington Station and Salcombe is 289 km. The road distance is 348 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Salcombe is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Salcombe is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs £170 - £290.

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from London Paddington Station to Salcombe, including transfers.