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Duration 4h 5m
Distance 201.8 miles
Average price £120
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Waterloo Station and Barnstaple takes 4h 5m and the fastest train takes 3h 39m. There is a train service every few hours from Waterloo 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 via London Paddington

  1. London Paddington
  2. Exeter St Davids
  3. Barnstaple
4h 40m
£77 - £98

Waterloo Station to Barnstaple train times

Trains run hourly between Waterloo Station and Barnstaple. The service departs Waterloo Station at 23:30 at night, which arrives into Barnstaple at 06:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station station to Barnstaple. However, there are services departing from Waterloo station and arriving at Barnstaple via London Paddington and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Barnstaple is 174 miles. The road distance is 201.8 miles.

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Waterloo Station to Barnstaple train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from London Waterloo station.

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

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There are 544+ hotels available in Barnstaple. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station and Barnstaple?

You can take a train from Waterloo Station to Barnstaple via Paddington station, London Paddington, and Exeter St Davids in around 4h 40m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40

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