There are 6 ways to get from Paignton to Thorpe Park 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 via Reading  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Paignton to Newton Abbot
  2. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Virginia Water

$106 - $228

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Paignton to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Woking

$65 - $134

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

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

$75 - $100

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Paignton to Thorpe Park 175.4 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 31 min

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

$221 - $510

Train, fly to London City, Tube, line 950 bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Paignton to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines
  5. Take the line 950 bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds

$94 - $344

What companies run services between Paignton, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Paignton to Thorpe Park via Newton Abbot, Reading, Virginia Water, and Chertsey in around 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Paignton to Thorpe Park 5 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Paignton to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $9
Train from Newton Abbot to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Paignton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $29
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Paignton to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$27 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Train from Paignton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Reading to Virginia Water
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Woking
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paignton to Thorpe Park?

The distance between Paignton and Thorpe Park is 240 km. The road distance is 281 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paignton to Thorpe Park?

The cheapest way to get from Paignton to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paignton to Thorpe Park?

The quickest way to get from Paignton to Thorpe Park is to drive which takes 3 h 6 min and costs £26 - £40.

Is there a direct train between Paignton and Thorpe Park?

No, there is no direct train from Paignton to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Paignton and arriving at Chertsey via Newton Abbot, Reading and Virginia Water. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Paignton to Thorpe Park?

It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Paignton to Thorpe Park, including transfers.