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Torpoint Ferry

2 Ferry Street, Torpoint PL11 2AX, England
01752 812233
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Ranked #6 of 14 Attractions in Torpoint
Type: Ferries/ Boats
Most recent review
- Sep 13, 2014
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I use this service on a daily basis due to work. As a roll on roll off ferry is great for the day trippers but as a regular service user I can say that communication from ferry to service users is very poor. the staff are the most unfriendly council workers I've ever met the service is always breaking down... More

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
22 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Was taken by my Sat Nav on the Torpoint Ferry Service... a very short but lovely journey :-) dont be put off by it when travelling around Plymouth :-)

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Expensive and only the most sullen rude people seem to be employed on the ferries ........................................

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

A car ferry that is fast,efficient, and surprising good value - only £1.50 (as at Aug 2014) if you use it both ways.

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We stumbled across this on our way to polperro, great experience for the kids and bonus we didn't have to pay as you pay when you leave cornwall

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Normally efficient ferry, well used, and convenient was unfortunately delayed by routine very maintenance. Back up of cars from the Rame Peninsular in evening peak.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

did not have to wait, only paid one way, all traffic was moved on and off effortlessly , nothing to dislike, cuts off some of the journey

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Torpoint, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

From Plymouth to the sunny corner of the Rame peninsular Cornwall is accessed by the Torpoint ferry. Free entry to Cornwall but £1.50 back into England. 55 cars at a time on a 10 minute journey over the Tamar river. Runs every 10 to 15 minutes from 0630 to 2100 then every half hour through the night. You could drive... More

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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Quick and easy transport over to Plymouth 24hrs every day. Nice you do not have to sit in your car even though it is such a short journey..

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
19 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

The ferry is an unusual attraction. A chain ferry holding about 35 cars taking a few minutes to get you from Devon to Cornwall. There are 3 ferries but there can be a long queue at rush hour or in the summer. The views from ferry are great, yachts, tugs, the naval dockyard.... Our ferry had to wait whilst a... More

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