Plymouth, with its larger range of shops and amenities, regenerated old port and waterfront, is under ten miles away.
Exeter, the principal city of Ceremonial Devon, is approximately 40 miles away.
Both cities offer good shopping facilities, hospitals and universities, as well as excellent transport links, with services to national and international destinations.
Easily accessible from London and the South East via the M4 & M5, and from the Midlands via the M5, Newton Ferrers lies approximately 40 miles south west of Exeter, under 200 miles from Birmingham and approximately 230 miles from London.
Frequent high speed train services serve Plymouth station, directly from London Paddington and from Birmingham, both journeys take under 3½ hours.
Exeter has a growing international airport, serving many domestic and European business and holiday destinations.