Torquay travel guide

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You're Going to Love Torquay

With a population of 12,854, Torquay is a must-see destination in Victoria, Australia. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Torquay to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in Torquay

If you’re looking for affordable options, Roku Den (34 Bell Street) and The Stoop (1 Cliff Street) are great picks.

When to visit Torquay

Torquay in October
Estimated hotel price
S$ 106
1 night at 3-star hotel
Torquay in October
Estimated hotel price
S$ 106
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Torquay

Plane

Although Torquay doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Avalon (AVV), which is located 35 km from Torquay.

Car

Another option to get to Torquay is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 81 km from Torquay. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Torquay. From Sydney, the bus ride to Torquay takes 1159 km and will cost you around S$ 222. From Brisbane, the ticket costs about S$ 186 for a journey of 3814 km.

Plane

Although Torquay doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Avalon (AVV), which is located 35 km from Torquay.

Car

Another option to get to Torquay is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 81 km from Torquay. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Torquay. From Sydney, the bus ride to Torquay takes 1159 km and will cost you around S$ 222. From Brisbane, the ticket costs about S$ 186 for a journey of 3814 km.

Airports near Torquay

Airlines serving Torquay

Lufthansa
Good (4,686 reviews)
KLM
Good (843 reviews)
SWISS
Good (938 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,724 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,197 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,110 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,953 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,376 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,194 reviews)
Finnair
Good (786 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (929 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,898 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (438 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (770 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (553 reviews)
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Where to stay in Torquay

Average rates range from around S$ 152 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to S$ 202 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Torquay

Hiring a car in Torquay

Expect to pay S$ 1.53 per litre in Torquay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 18.25 and S$ 24.33. Compact (Mitsubishi ASX or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Torquay, while also 36% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay S$ 1.53 per litre in Torquay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 18.25 and S$ 24.33. Compact (Mitsubishi ASX or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Torquay, while also 36% cheaper than other types, on average.