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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 58 min

$60 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. National Express
  2. T2

$17 - $23

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. T2

$57 - $104

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. 106 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Torquay and St Ives is 141 km. The road distance is 170 km.

The cheapest way to get from Torquay to St Ives is to bus which costs £12 - £18 and takes 5 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Torquay to St Ives is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £17 - £25.

No, there is no direct bus from Torquay to St Ives. However, there are services departing from Torquay Harbour, Strand Harbourside and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Paignton and Truro, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Torquay to St Ives, including transfers.

What companies run services between Torquay, England and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Torquay to St Ives every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min. CrossCountry also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Torquay to St Ives via Paignton, Bus Station, Paignton, Truro, and Truro, Bus Station in around 5 h 59 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newton Abbot to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Newton Abbot to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newton Abbot to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Newton Abbot to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $65
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Redruth, Railway Station to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First

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