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Duration 7h 58m
Distance 278.5 miles
Average price £210
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Barnstaple and Southport takes 7h 58m and the fastest train takes 6h 32m. There is a train service every few hours from Barnstaple to Southport. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Barnstaple
  2. Exeter St Davids
  3. Birmingham New Street
  4. Southport
7h 25m
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£126 - £282

Barnstaple to Southport train times

Trains run every two hours between Barnstaple and Southport. The earliest departure is at 08:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Barnstaple is at 22:39 which arrives into Southport at 11:39. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 58m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, December 2, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Barnstaple to Southport. However, there are services departing from Barnstaple and arriving at Southport via Exeter St Davids, Birmingham New Street and Liverpool South Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 25m.

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The distance between Barnstaple and Southport is 184 miles. The road distance is 278.5 miles.

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Barnstaple to Southport train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Barnstaple station.

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Barnstaple to Southport train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Liverpool South Parkway station.

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