There are 4 ways to get from Newquay to Torquay by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Newquay to Newton Abbot

$49 - $121

Cheapest option

Line 93 bus, night bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Tolcarne Beach to Truro, Bus Station 226 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Truro to Paignton National Express

$17 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Trenance, Newquay Zoo to Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade 900
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel Gold

$28 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Newquay to Torquay 80.6 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Newquay to Torquay is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newquay to Torquay is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Newquay and Torquay is 69 miles. The road distance is 80.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Newquay to Torquay, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newquay to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Trenance, Newquay Zoo and arriving at Torquay, Cary Parade via Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade and Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newquay to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Newquay and arriving at Torquay via Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Newquay to Torquay.
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  • Distance: 68.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

What companies run services between Newquay, England and Torquay, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Newquay to Torquay 6 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newquay to Torquay via Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade and Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newquay to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newquay to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Trenance, Newquay Zoo to Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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