It's simple to reach Institute Beach, in Devon, by train. Simply hop on a train to Torquay station and then it's just a 10 minute walk along the seafront - to where it's a bit quieter.

Institute Beach in Devon is a small beach, so aim to get an early train to avoid the crowds.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:10 - 17:00
Saturday 07:00 - 17:00
Sunday 09:40 - 17:10
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
During normal staffed hours.
Customer Service notes

Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)

Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces30
Carpark charges
Annual£492.00
Daily£3.90
Monthly£62.00
Three Monthly£180.00
Weekly£19.50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces8
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Northbound platform accessible via a stepped footbridge

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

Departures and arrivals from Torquay

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to ExmouthGreat Western Railway21:432On time
to PaigntonGreat Western Railway21:581On time
to Exeter St David'sGreat Western Railway22:252On time
to PaigntonGreat Western Railway22:491On time
to Exeter St David'sGreat Western Railway23:252On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from PaigntonGreat Western Railway21:422On time
from ExmouthGreat Western Railway21:571On time
from PaigntonGreat Western Railway22:242On time
from ExmouthGreat Western Railway22:481On time
from PaigntonGreat Western Railway23:242On time

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