There are 3 ways to get from Paignton to Salcombe by bus, taxi or car

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

Bus, line 164 bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Gold / ...
  2. 164

$12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. 25.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  41 min

  1. 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Paignton, England and Salcombe, England?

You can take a bus from Paignton to Salcombe via Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill in around 2 h 18 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Paignton, Mayfield Doctors Surgery to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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
Dartmouth Steam Railway And River Boat Company
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Paignton, Mayfield Doctors Surgery to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Paignton to Salcombe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paignton and Salcombe is 26 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paignton to Salcombe is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Paignton to Salcombe is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs £90 - £110.

No, there is no direct bus from Paignton to Salcombe. However, there are services departing from Paignton, Mayfield Doctors Surgery and arriving at Salcombe, Onslow Road via Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Paignton to Salcombe, including transfers.