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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. National Express
  2. 28

$20 - $23

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. 28

$49 - $98

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. 36.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  58 min

  1. 36.7 miles

$7 - $12

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

You can take a bus from Barnstaple to Minehead via Taunton and Taunton, Bus Station in around 3 h 6 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
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 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
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Minehead, The Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barnstaple to Minehead
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barnstaple and Minehead is 43 km. The road distance is 59 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barnstaple to Minehead is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Barnstaple to Minehead is to taxi which takes 58 min and costs £100 - £120.

No, there is no direct bus from Barnstaple to Minehead. However, there are services departing from Barnstaple and arriving at Minehead, The Parade via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Barnstaple to Minehead, including transfers.