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Address: Torquay Station Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NU, England
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+44 845 700 0125
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Regular services for small station

There are regular services to Paignton and occasional ones on CrossCountry and up to London Paddington. There is also a ticket office and a cafe,

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Ethan E
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are regular services to Paignton and occasional ones on CrossCountry and up to London Paddington. There is also a ticket office and a cafe,

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Mortain, France
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42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our daughter and her fiancé had to catch a train to the North of England and had to wait 3 hours for it. The waiting room was locked, the refreshments shop was closed, it was pouring with rain, and freezing cold. They were told not to try an earlier train as their tickets might not be accepted, so they had... More 

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't use Torbay Taxis - they are seemingly dishonest. Torbay Taxis have let me and my friends down on a number of occasions|: they then deny everything and never apologise. Real SCHISTERS! Try Torquay Taxis instead. Tel: 01803 292292 Happy Christmas and use a company that puts you first.

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Cornwall,UK
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

This is a nice old station in good condition,ticket office was open when i visited and they where very helpfull. On the side to Newton Abbot is a self service ticket machine. There is a lovely old south signal box in good condition on the opposite side will put some photos in as well. Station is almost on the sea... More 

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Cala d'Or, Spain
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Very friendly helpful staff on both our visits as we are not regular train users but were quickly helped with our needs, nice little cafe also

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

stayed in the grand hotel nearby, and enjoyed a walk around this lovely old station. you can hear the sea roaring in the wind it was October gales and very blustery. Our hotel within a few hundred yards of train station so its ideal for people who don't drive.

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016

We caught train to Paignton then onto Dartmouth on the steam train .Train ran on time and were comfortable

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We travelled by train from Torquay to Paignton. The ticket purchase was prompt, the café on the station platform clean, tidy, cheap and cheerful. Plus the train itself was on time and spotless

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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545 reviews
228 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 410 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

This is a lovely railway station built by Brunel and has been lovingly restored to its former glory. We were particularly impressed with Phil on platform duty who was courteous and informative a real credit to South West trains.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
60 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Well maintained and decorated in the appropriate style with neat gardens and between the sets of rails a mass of pampas grass. Must not forget the helpful staff and easy access.

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