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There are 4 ways to get from Torquay to Polperro by train, bus or car

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Train, line 73 bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Liskeard
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Liskeard station to Polperro, Crumplehorn 73 / ...

3 alternative options

Bus, line 73 bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Paignton to Liskeard National Express
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Liskeard, Post Office to Polperro, Crumplehorn 73 / ...

Bus  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Torquay Harbour, Strand Harbourside to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill 110
  2. Take the bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade
  3. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Polperro, Crumplehorn 72 / ...

Drive  •  1h 17m

  1. Drive from Torquay to Polperro 56.1 miles

£9 - £14

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The cheapest way to get from Torquay to Polperro is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Torquay to Polperro is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Torquay to Polperro. However, there are services departing from Torquay Harbour, Strand Harbourside and arriving at Polperro, Crumplehorn via Paignton and Liskeard, Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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The distance between Torquay and Polperro is 45 miles. The road distance is 56.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Torquay to Polperro without a car is to train and line 73 bus which takes 3h 40m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 40m to get from Torquay to Polperro, including transfers.

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Torquay to Polperro bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Paignton station.

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Torquay to Polperro bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, arrive at Polperro, Crumplehorn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Torquay to Polperro is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Torquay to Polperro.

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There are 1112+ hotels available in Polperro. Prices start at £62 per night.

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  • Distance: 45 miles
  • Duration: 3h 40m

What companies run services between Torquay, England and Polperro, Cornwall, England?

You can take a bus from Torquay to Polperro via Paignton, Bus Station, Paignton, and Liskeard, Post Office in around 4h 27m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newton Abbot to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Advanced Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newton Abbot to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Single
£29 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£19 - £29
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Liskeard station to Polperro, Crumplehorn
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Plymouth Citybus
Bus from Liskeard, Post Office to Polperro, Crumplehorn
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Plymouth Citybus
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Polperro, Crumplehorn
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Plymouth Citybus
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 Paignton to Liskeard
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
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National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Torquay Harbour, Strand Harbourside to Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill to Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South West

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