Getting to Totnes

Totnes is a communication hub for the local area and has excellent road and rail links. This makes Totnes an ideal choice as a holiday destination or as a base for work.

By Train

Totnes is easy to reach by rail and the station is about a 10 minute walk into the town centre. Totnes is on the mainline from London (Paddington) to Penzance. From the Midlands, the North, Scotland and Wales, train services run through Bristol.

National Rail Enquiries 0845 748 4950

South Devon Railway is a heritage line running from Totnes to Buckfastleigh. 01364 664370

By Road

Totnes is about 5 miles off the main A38 Devon Expressway, midway between Exeter and Plymouth. From Exeter direction, take the A384. From Plymouth direction take the A385. The A38 is linked to the M5 at Exeter and the M4 at Bristol. Totnes has good road links to other towns and villages in South Devon.

By Bus and Coach

Totnes is served by National Express and Stagecoach South West.
Stagecoach offer a great deal with their ‘Explorer’ ticket for only £8 for adults and £1 for kids. Click here for more details.

There are six direct coach services a day to and from Totnes calling at Heathrow and London Victoria. The coach stops are on Coronation Road in the centre of town. The Gold bus service connects Totnes with the English Riviera and Plymouth and runs up to every half hour, 6 days a week and hourly on Sundays. The X64 bus connects Totnes with Exeter and Dartmouth and runs up to every hour Monday to Saturday with occasional journeys on Sundays.

National Express 0871 781 8181
Local buses link most towns and villages in South Devon.

Stagecoach South West 01392 42 77 11

Devon Bus for Devon County Council area bus guides. 01392 382800

Traveline for bus and any travel information. 0871 200 2233