There are 4 ways to get from Barnstaple to Brixham by train, bus or car

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Train, line 12 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Torquay
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Torquay, Grand Hotel to Brixham, Town Square 12 / ...

$41 - $68

Cheapest option

Train, bus, line 12 bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter Central
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road 2 / ...
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Brixham, Town Square 12

$40 - $59

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton

$40 - $92

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Barnstaple to Brixham 79.9 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Barnstaple to Brixham is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barnstaple to Brixham is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Barnstaple and Brixham is 53 miles. The road distance is 79.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Barnstaple to Brixham without a car is to train and line 12 bus which takes 2 h 29 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Barnstaple to Brixham, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barnstaple to Brixham is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from Barnstaple to Brixham.

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There are 1086+ hotels available in Brixham. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barnstaple to Brixham.
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  • Distance: 53.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Barnstaple, England and Brixham, England?

You can take a train from Barnstaple to Brixham via Exeter St Davids, Paignton, and Paignton, Bus Station in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Torquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Torquay, Grand Hotel to Brixham, Town Square
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Brixham, Town Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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