Duration 5h 20m
Distance 126.7 miles
Average price £30
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average bus between Cardiff Central Station and Barnstaple takes 5h 20m and the fastest bus takes 4h 45m. There is at least one bus per day from Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens
    National Express / ...
  2. Cabot Circus
    M31
  3. Barnstaple
5h 13m
£21 - £31

Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple bus times

Buses run once daily between Cardiff Central Station and Barnstaple. The service departs Cardiff Central Station at 15:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Barnstaple at 21:00. All services require a transfer at Bristol Bus & Coach Station and take an average of 5h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff Central Station station to Barnstaple station. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens and arriving at Barnstaple, Bus Station via Cabot Circus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 13m.

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The distance between Cardiff Central Station and Barnstaple is 47 miles. The road distance is 126.7 miles.

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Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens.

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Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Barnstaple, Bus Station.

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