Worst & Best Time Tunnel Episodes/List

About the Series

Genre: US Sci-Fi Series
Series: 1
Episodes: 30
First Transmission: 1966
Channel: ABC

The Time Tunnel is an American colour science-fiction TV series, created by Irwin Allen.

The show follows the adventures of scientists Tony and Doug, who have been inadvertently trapped inside the time tunnel, a top-secret experimental time machine created by the U.S. government. They travel randomly backwards and forwards in time visiting the sites of many important historical events. The tunnel’s operators frantically try to retrieve them.

A pilot for a new series was produced in 2002, but did not proceed to a series.

James Darren: Dr Tony Newman
Robert Colbert: Dr Doug Phillips
Whit Bissell: Lt. Gen. Heywood Kirk
Lee Meriwether: Dr Ann MacGregor

Best Episode ( S1 Ep4 )

The Day the Sky Fell In – Tony and Doug find themselves at Pearl harbour the day that the Japanese attacked. Tony Newman confronts his own past and wants to know what happened to his father.

30 September 1966

Imdb Score [7.7]



Worst Episode ( S1 Ep29 )

Raiders from Outer Space – During the Battle of Khartoum in 1883, Tony and Doug stumble upon aliens who plan to conquer the Earth using missiles. A bomb is sent through the Time Tunnel to prevent any interference with their plans.

31 March 1967

Imdb Score – [5.4]



Full Episode List

Key:-  Blue highlighted episodes rated in the top half, brown highlighted episodes rated in the bottom half.


Rendezvous with Yesterday (1966)

One Way to the Moon (1966)

End of the World (1966)

The Day the Sky Fell In (1966)

The Last Patrol (1966)

Crack of Doom (1966)

Revenge of the Gods (1966)

Massacre (1966)

Devil’s Island (1966)

Reign of Terror (1966)

Secret Weapon (1966)

The Death Trap (1966)

The Alamo (1966)

Night of the Long Knives (1966)

Invasion (1966)

The Revenge of Robin Hood (1966)

Kill Two by Two (1967)

Visitors From Beyond the Stars (1967)

The Ghost of Nero (1967)

The Walls Of Jericho (1967)

Idol of Death (1967)

Billy the Kid (1967)

Pirates of Deadman’s Island (1967)

Chase Through Time (1967)

The Death Merchant (1967)

Attack of the Barbarians (1967)

Merlin the Magician (1967)

The Kidnappers (1967)

Raiders From Outer Space (1967)

Town of Terror (1967)