There are 6 ways to get from Newton Abbot to Torquay by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Torquay

$3 - $40

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Rideshare  •  32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Newton Abbot to Torquay 8.1 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Torquay, Tesco 12 / ...

$5

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newton Abbot to Torquay 7.4 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Newton Abbot to Torquay 7.4 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Walk from Newton Abbot to Torquay 7.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Newton Abbot to Torquay is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newton Abbot to Torquay is to train which costs £2 - £29 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road and arriving at Torquay, Tesco. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newton Abbot and arriving at Torquay. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Newton Abbot and Torquay is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newton Abbot to Torquay without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £29.

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The train from Newton Abbot to Torquay takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Newton Abbot to Torquay bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Newton Abbot to Torquay is to train which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £29. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 and takes 35 min.

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  • Distance: 6 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Newton Abbot, England and Torquay, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Newton Abbot to Torquay hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 10 min. CrossCountry also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Newton Abbot to Torquay every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 35 min. Torbay Community Bus also services this route twice a week.

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 Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Torquay, Tesco
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Torbay Community Bus
Bus from Newton Abbot, The Avenue to Torquay, Torre Abbey
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Newton Abbot to Torquay
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Newton Abbot to Torquay
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Gemini Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666666
Website
geminitaxis.com
Z Cars Taxi Office
Phone
+44 1392 422888

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

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Newton Abbot to Torquay train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Torquay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newton Abbot to Torquay is 7 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Newton Abbot to Torquay.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Newton Abbot and Torquay. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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