There are 3 ways to get from Bideford to Barnstaple by bus, taxi or car
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Take the bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Take a taxi from Bideford to Barnstaple
Drive from Bideford to Barnstaple
Bideford to Barnstaple by bus
The bus journey time between Bideford and Barnstaple is around 20 min and covers a distance of around 10 miles. Operated by Taw & Torridge and MD Coaches, the Bideford to Barnstaple bus service departs from Bideford Quay and arrives in Barnstaple, Bus Station. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Barnstaple is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 14 min.
The quickest way to get from Bideford to Barnstaple is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 14 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bideford Quay and arriving at Barnstaple, Bus Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 20 min.
The distance between Bideford and Barnstaple is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.
The best way to get from Bideford to Barnstaple without a car is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .
The bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Bus Station takes 20 min including transfers and departs three times a week.
Bideford to Barnstaple bus services, operated by Taw & Torridge, depart from Bideford Quay station.
Bideford to Barnstaple bus services, operated by Taw & Torridge, arrive at Barnstaple, Bus Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Barnstaple is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Bideford to Barnstaple.
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What companies run services between Bideford, England and Barnstaple, England?
Taw & Torridge operates a bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Bus Station twice a week, and the journey takes 20 min. MD Coaches also services this route once a week.
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