Torbay network changes from 29 October 2017

Torbay network changes from 29 October 2017

From 29 October 2017 we're making some changes to our Torbay bus services to improve reliability and connectivity over a core part of its network.  

Hop12 Download & view new timetable

This will remain largely unchanged, with some alterations to early morning journeys in order to improve reliability.

13 Download & view new timetable

We're making minor changes to morning and afternoon peak journeys to improve connections for commuters.

On school days, the 0820 arrival into Newton Abbot will extend to Newton Abbot College.

There will be a new journey at 1712 from Torbay Hospital to Brixham which means the current 1735 departure from South Devon College will leave at 1755. 

Hop22 Download & view new timetable

The current service 13 0640 departure from South Devon College will be replaced by an additional journey on the Hop22 at 0645.

During the winter, there will also be additional Sunday journeys on the Hop22 between Torquay and St Marychurch whilst the Hop122 open top service is not running. 

In Teignmouth, the Hop22 will go via Exeter Road and New Road for journeys towards Dawlish only. Towards Torquay, buses will continue to serve the current route. 

23 Download & view new timetable

The timetable is unchanged however, due to poor parking in Gibson Avenue, the 23 will use a new route during the daytime, going via Davis Avenue in both directions and turning at Kingsway Avenue.

32 Download & view new timetable

The 32 will no longer serve The Willows and will also see a change in frequency to every 15 minutes with single deck buses allocated to the route.

Anyone wanting to travel to The Willows can catch the 34 in Torquay. This runs up every 20 minutes Monday to Saturday and half hourly on Sundays.

Route 13 will also to continue to provide a direct connection from Shiphay.

34 Download & view new timetable

On Sundays, route 34 will see the introduction of an amended timetable to improve spacing and connections with routes 31 and 32.


Our Hop122 open top service will finish for the winter on Saturday 28 October before returning for Easter 2018.