Tavistock is accessible by many forms of travel. Find out the latest details on arriving via car and public transport. 

Tavistock is on the A386 from Plymouth to Okehampton, the B3357 from Princetown and the A390 into Cornwall.

Via Exeter - The Dartmoor Line runs from Exeter mainline stations to Okehampton. The 118 bus to Tavistock connects with the two-hourly services. Exeter is served by trains from London Paddington, London Waterloo and the North.
Via Plymouth - Regular trains also run to Plymouth from London Paddington, from Penzance and the North. Stagecoach runs a bus service to Tavistock which is a 5 minute walk from the station.   
Via Gunnislake - The nearest station at 4.5 miles from Tavistock, is on the scenic Tamar Valley branch line from Plymouth. The 79 bus is a direct service to Tavistock. 

  • Stage Coach 1: from Plymouth via Yelverton

  • CityBus 79/79A: from Callington via Gunnislake & Calstock

  • 98: from Yelverton via Princetown

  • Target Travel 87/87A: Bere Ferrers/Bere Alston to Tavistock

  • Target Travel 98: Yelverton to Tavistock

  • Dartline 118: from Okehampton via Mary Tavy & Lydford

  • Tavistock Country Bus runs a seasonal service to Torquay, Paignton, Dawlish or Barnstaple (visit