There are 4 ways to get from Salcombe to Torquay 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

Line 164 bus, bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. 164
  2. Gold / ...

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 606 bus, bus  •  3 h

  1. 606
  2. 164 / ...
  3. 149

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. 28.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  47 min

  1. 28.4 miles

$6 - $9

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

You can take a bus from Salcombe to Torquay via Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel in around 1 h 57 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Salcombe, Shadycombe Road to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel to Torquay, Cary Parade
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kingsbridge, Bus Station to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Country Bus
Website
countrybusdevon.co.uk
Bus from Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel to Torquay, Cary Parade
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
countrybusdevon.co.uk
Tally Ho!
Bus from Salcombe, Devon Court to Kingsbridge, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Kingsbridge, Bus Station to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Salcombe to Torquay
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salcombe and Torquay is 30 km. The road distance is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salcombe to Torquay is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Salcombe to Torquay is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £100 - £130.

No, there is no direct bus from Salcombe to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Salcombe, Shadycombe Road and arriving at Torquay, Cary Parade via Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Salcombe to Torquay, including transfers.