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

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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 costs £30 - £40 and takes 20 min.

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

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The distance between Barnstaple and Ilfracombe is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe without a car is to bus which takes 36 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park takes 36 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Barnstaple to Ilfracombe bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Barnstaple, Bus Station.

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Barnstaple to Ilfracombe bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barnstaple to Ilfracombe is 12 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe.

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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
filers.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barnstaple to Ilfracombe
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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