Duration 4h 45m
Distance 126.7 miles
Average price £90
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff Central Station and Barnstaple takes 4h 45m and the fastest train takes 3h 29m. There is a train service every few hours 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.

Train

  1. Cardiff Central
  2. Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Exeter St Davids
  4. Barnstaple
4h 11m
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£62 - £129

Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple train times

Trains run every two hours between Cardiff Central Station and Barnstaple. The earliest departure is at 10:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Cardiff Central Station is at 23:27 which arrives into Barnstaple at 09:37. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Barnstaple via Bristol Temple Meads and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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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 train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Barnstaple station.

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You can take a train from Cardiff Central Station to Barnstaple via Bristol Temple Meads and Exeter St Davids in around 4h 11m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £29

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