Dawlish

Dawlish

Riviera Line

Historic Regency seaside resort

How to visit by train

Dawlish is a great Regency resort town, famous for the way the railway runs right along the town’s seafront.

The town is centred around a wide open green called The Lawn, which is ideal for games and picnics and the famous black swans.

The long sandy beach is perfect for summer days of swimming, rock pooling or building sandcastles.

You can also hop by train to neighbouring Dawlish Warren and visit the National Nature Reserve.

Coming by train

Dawlish station is on the Riviera Line

29 minutes from Paignton

30 minutes from Exeter Central

Dawlish town centre is just 5 minutes from the station

Buying Tickets to Dawlish

Exeter Central-Dawlish

£

5.20

Adult off-peak day return. Valid after the morning peak, and anytime weekends or Bank Holidays.

Great fares from further afield

PLYMOUTH
TO DAWLISH

£

8.30

Adult Off-Peak Day Return

Fares explained

1 hour

Approximate journey time

EXMOUTH
TO DAWLISH

£

7.70

Adult Off-Peak Day Return

Fares explained

1 hour

Approximate journey time

 

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