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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 42 min

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

$40 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus, line 55 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Tiverton
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Tiverton, Bus Station to Exeter City Centre, Paris Street 55 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Exeter to Brixham

$21 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, bus, line 12 bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Crediton
  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

$39 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Barnstaple to Brixham 79.9 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

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 takes 1 h 31 min and costs £13 - £19.

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The distance between Barnstaple and Brixham is 85 km. The road distance is 128 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Barnstaple to Brixham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barnstaple to Brixham. However, there are services departing from Barnstaple and arriving at Brixham via Tiverton, Bus Station and Exeter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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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 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barnstaple to Brixham via Tiverton, Tiverton, Bus Station, Exeter City Centre, Paris Street, and Exeter in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
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 Crediton
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
43 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
$16 - $25
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnstaple to Tiverton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Brixham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tiverton, Bus Station to Exeter City Centre, Paris Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 20 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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