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There are 9 ways to get from Stirling to Torquay by train, plane, night train, bus or car

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter, train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Exeter (EXT) EDI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay

£91 - £470

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Bus  •  14h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newton Abbot National Express

£30 - £42

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot

£83 - £478

Train to Glasgow, fly to Exeter, train  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay

£148 - £531

Train to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot

£89 - £469

Train via Wolverhampton  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Wolverhampton
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Newton Abbot

£198 - £833

Train  •  10h 32m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newton Abbot

£217 - £573

Night train, train  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the night train from Stirling to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Newton Abbot

£155 - £205

Drive  •  7h 49m

  1. Drive from Stirling to Torquay 480.8 miles

£70 - £110

Stirling → Torquay
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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Torquay is to bus which costs £29 - £45 and takes 14h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Stirling to Torquay is to train and fly which takes 5h 34m and costs £90 - £470.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling station to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at Torquay, Tesco via Glasgow, Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Newton Abbot, Rail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Torquay via Haymarket, Wolverhampton, Birmingham New Street and Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 10m.

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The distance between Stirling and Torquay is 394 miles. The road distance is 480.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Torquay without a car is to train via Wolverhampton which takes 10h 10m and costs £190 - £850.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Stirling to Torquay, including transfers.

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Stirling to Torquay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Stirling to Torquay train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Stirling station.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Torquay is to train via Wolverhampton which takes 10h 10m and costs £190 - £850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £45 and takes 14h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Torquay.
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  • Distance: 393.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Torquay, England?

You can take a train from Stirling to Torquay via Haymarket, Wolverhampton, Birmingham New Street, and Newton Abbot in around 10h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stirling to Torquay via Glasgow, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, and Newton Abbot, Rail Station in around 14h 51m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £400
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £23
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £23
Great Western Railway
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £80
Train from Cardiff Central to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £110
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Torquay
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£24 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Birmingham New Street to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£85 - £230
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£85 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£160 - £230
Train from Edinburgh to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£210 - £500
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£210 - £260
Anytime Day 1st Class
£360 - £500
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Stirling to Torquay bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newton Abbot station.

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Stirling to Torquay train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newton Abbot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Torquay is 481 miles. It takes approximately 7h 49m to drive from Stirling to Torquay.

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Exeter Airport.

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