There are 3 ways to get from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park 21A / ...

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe 11.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe 11.7 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £30 - £40.

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The distance between Barnstaple and Ilfracombe is 15 km. The road distance is 19 km.

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The bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park takes 36 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barnstaple, Bus Station and arriving at Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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

Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 36 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Barnstaple, Queens Theatre to Ilfracombe, Marlborough Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
filers.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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