Torquay Ferries and Boat Trips, Torquay, South Devon

Torquay Ferries and Boat Trips, Torquay, South Devon

Ferries and boat trips from Torquay

There are many kiosks at Torquay Inner Harbour/Outer Harbour providing boat trips. You can book tickets on the day you visit.


Ferries from Torquay

Ferries run across Tor Bay to Brixham and Paignton.

Western Lady Ferry Service provides the Western Lady Torquay to Brixham Ferry. In Torquay, the Western Lady Ferry kiosk is by the Western Lady departure point at North Quay. Note that in Brixham, ferries arrive/leave at the Western Lady Ferry departure point on New Pier.

Paignton Pleasure Cruises run ferries between Torquay, Paignton and Brixham. 'We have ticket offices at Torquay, Paignton and Brixham Harbours and Paignton Beach.' Torquay Harbour boarding is at Beacon Quay, Haldon Pier.


Boat trips from Torquay

Day cruises take you to Dartmouth and the magnificent Dart Estuary. Paignton Pleasure Cruise provides 'Daily Dartmouth Day Cruises. A relaxed 30 mile day trip with beautiful coastal and riverside scenery. See Agatha Christie's house, Philip's famous Shipyard and the Royal Naval College. Enjoy the colourful yachting scene, busy ferries, crabbers and trawlers - perhaps even units of the Royal Navy alongside the Sandquay. Viewing Tor Bay on return. Depart 10.30 am. Return 5.30 pm-ish'.

You can take The Dartmouth Day Cruise from Torquay to Dartmouth and the Dart Estuary. Provided by the Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company, the boat departs from Torquay and picks up passengers in Brixham before skirting the South Devon coast to Dartmouth. See the Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company website for detail.

Paignton Pleasure Cruises also offer 'Wildlife Cruises, Fishing Trips, Evening Cruises, Sunset Cruises ... leaving and arriving from Paignton, Torquay and Brixham'.

WeFerry offers The Teignmouth Round Robin from Brixham Harbour. Meet at the Teignmouth Round Robin kiosk at Brixham Harbour. 'The coastal cruise to Teignmouth takes just over a couple of hours, and we call at Paignton Harbour and Torquay Harbour to collect other passengers.' The cruise follows the coastline to Teignmouth. Explore Teignmouth and then take the train to Paignton railway station. Wander across to Paignton Habrour and rejoin the boat to return to Brixham Harbour. Refer to the WeFerry website for detail.

WeFerry also provides the Boat Cruise to Teignmouth, the Fish & Chips Sunset Cruise and Funfish Fishing Trips.


RIB rides from Torquay

RibRide Adventure provides RIB rides from Torquay Harbour in the summer months. 'Departing from the historic Torquay harbour we turn seawards along a coast strewn with history and intrigue. Passing London Bridge, a spectacular sea arch, we then head to Daddyhole! View millions of years of history in hundreds of layers of rock on this 1 hour guided tour.'