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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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This site has special meaning for Agatha Christie readers who are avid fans...

This site has special meaning for Agatha Christie readers who are avid fans of Hercule Poirot and Jane Marple.

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Alright but regularly unstaffed

I travel to college every day from this station on the 7:46 train to London Paddington. By this time the train station is busy and fully up and running, however it is seemingly... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
JTP1231
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I travel to college every day from this station on the 7:46 train to London Paddington. By this time the train station is busy and fully up and running, however it is seemingly unstaffed. I had lost my rail pass (which I accept was my fault entirely and I should pay the price for this) but the price for a... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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1,778 reviews
554 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 898 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had some time here when waiting for our train journey home at the end of 5 days walking. The station looks to have had a recent (limited) facelift - the loos were certainly clean enough - but there is an overall aura of past glories, perhaps akin to the whole town itself? Lots of unused parts of the buildings... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a love day out and a bonus Train trip. On the outwards Journey we were pulled by a Steam Loco, geatto smell the old engine's again. Plus a short trip across the river, (lovely)

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Thank Steve F
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Station cafe is basic including the coffee. You can easily walk to main Torquay marina area from the station

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1 Thank Friar65
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11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviewed 19 April 2017

In the heart of Toquay. Close to B&B 'S Hotels, 2 minute walk to the sea front. Five minute walk to beech, restaurants cafe's, 15 minute walk to main town. Buses available.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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618 reviews
262 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 421 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Agatha Christie is synonymous with Torquay and this railway station is akin to something off of one of her sets. We find the station staff friendly and polite. The only down side is when we set foot on the platform it means the end of our holiday.

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Thank PhilB505
Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

A very good day out in the Devon country side. A reminder of the good old days. Trains were on time and regular,

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1 Thank treasureshelves
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We went on the steam train it was wonderful the views stunning the sound of the train chucking away and the smell of the steam may this a wonderful experience for us.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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849 reviews
521 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 399 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

There is still some quite visible Victorian presence at Torquay railway station, notably the turrets and associated ironworks. The grey stonework of the station says Victorian inspiration, but it sits uncomfortably with the modern glass and plastics of the ticket office. the refreshments / cafe is on the down side, actually the wrong side as this platform only has one... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

A super station with all modern benifits friendly staff which still holds it's charm of yesterday, taxi's

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