How to Reach Torquay - The Easiest Way to Reach Torquay


  • By Air:  Exeter International Airport is the nearest Airport to Torquay. Exeter is just 36 kms away from the town.
  • By Train: The Torquay Railway station and The Torre Railway station are two railway stations in Torquay. Check before hand which Railway station is closer to your hotel.
  • By Road: The town is connected to UK motorways by A380 and A3022 branches out from it which leads to the main town. A379 also runs past the harbour. You can hire a car to get here.
  • By Coach: National express coaches run travel services to the town from all major parts of the UK.


  • By Bus: Stagecoach Devon runs two bus routes in Torquay every 10 minutes, and is close to a good number of places to visit in Torquay.
  • By Car: Private vehicles can be rented from travel bureaus. Chauffeured vehicles are very expensive so you can drive around on your own too. 
  • By Taxi: Torquay has metered Taxis available for transportation in the town.
  • By Ferry: Easter to September, Ferries run from Torquay to Brixham at very reasonable price, and they’re almost a part of Torquay attractions themselves.

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Modes of Transportation in Torquay

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Torquay. The most preferred mode of transport in Torquay is Car.

Average distance: 12.93 km Average time: 33.6 min

  • Car 50%
    Driving 43.33 min Walking 5 min Overall average time for 20.67 kms 48.33 min
  • Walking 33.33%
    Walking 11.5 min Overall average time for 1.3 kms 11.5 min

How to Reach Torquay from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Paignton to Torquay 3.38 km 7 mins
Exmouth to Torquay 59.52 km 1 hour 20 mins
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