There are 7 ways to get from Sudbury to Torquay by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Marks Tey to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot

$131 - $271

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 42 min

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

$96 - $121

5 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Witham (Essex) to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Torquay

$99 - $150

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Sudbury to Torquay 269.2 miles

$55 - $85

Train to London City, fly, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Marks Tey to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Torquay

$100 - $329

Train to Southend, fly, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Marks Tey to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Exeter (EXT) SEN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Torquay

$144 - $519

Train to Norwich, fly, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Exeter (EXT) NWI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Torquay

$116 - $368

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The cheapest way to get from Sudbury to Torquay is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sudbury to Torquay is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sudbury station to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Sudbury, Bus Station and arriving at Torquay, Tesco via Colchester, Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Newton Abbot, Rail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 42 min.

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The distance between Sudbury and Torquay is 215 miles. The road distance is 269.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Torquay without a car is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs £100 - £210.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Sudbury to Torquay, including transfers.

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Sudbury to Torquay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester station.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Torquay is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs £100 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £95 and takes 9 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Sudbury to Torquay.
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  • Distance: 215.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Sudbury, Suffolk, England and Torquay, England?

You can take a train from Sudbury to Torquay via Marks Tey, London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, London Paddington, and Newton Abbot in around 6 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sudbury to Torquay via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn), Colchester, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Newton Abbot, and Newton Abbot, Rail Station in around 9 h 42 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Southend to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Norwich to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Exeter Central to Torquay
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
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 Colchester to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com

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