From Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park bus to Barnstaple, train to Exeter St Davids, then train to Dawlish. 2hrs 55min £49. From Ilfracombe, Methodist Church line 502 bus to Tiverton, Bus Station, bus to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, then line 2 bus to Dawlish, Lanherne. 3hrs 08min £11. From Ilfracombe drive to Dawlish. 1hrs 33min £15.