The local buses are regular and reliable and you can use your bus pass if you are 60+. The bus stop is situated by Shaldon Primary School on Bridge Road for the Torquay direction or on the opposite side of the road by the hairdressers for Teignmouth, Newton Abbot and further afield.
The oldest passenger ferry in the country operates from Shaldon beach back and forth across the estuary to Teignmouth – all day, every day, limited hours off peak.
Travel along the most photographed stretch of railway line in the world to Exeter for shopping and sightseeing.
You can get off at Dawlish and Dawlish Warren, or at Starcross and catch the ferry across the Exe estuary to Topsham and Exmouth.
Alternatively head down to Torbay and travel along the stunning Teign estuary.