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There are 4 ways to get from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 310 bus

  1. Take the bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Bus Station
  2. Take the line 310 bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Lynton, Town Hall

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway

2 alternative options

Line 21 bus, line 310 bus

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Bus Station
  2. Take the line 310 bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Lynton, Town Hall

Drive

  1. Drive from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway

Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway by bus and walk

The journey time between Bideford and Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is around 2h 5m and covers a distance of around 30 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 44 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 25m. Operated by Stagecoach South West, Tavistock Country Bus and Filers Travel, the Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway service departs from Bideford Quay and arrives in Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway. Typically 42 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 20m
Layover time:
44 min
Total time:
2h 5m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 25m
Journey distance:
30 miles
Services per week:
42
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:15
Last service departs at:
23:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway bus and walk schedules

Bideford → Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway. However, there are services departing from Bideford Quay and arriving at Lynton, Town Hall via Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Bideford and Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway without a car is to bus and line 310 bus which takes 2h 26m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 26m to get from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway, including transfers.

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Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Bideford Quay station.

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Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway bus services, operated by Filers Travel, arrive at Lynton, Town Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is 29 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway.

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  • Distance: 22.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

What companies run services between Bideford, England and Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway, England?

You can take a bus from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway via Barnstaple, Bus Station and Lynton, Town Hall in around 2h 26m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Filers Travel
Phone
01271 863819
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Lynton, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Filers Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Bideford to Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Quay Cars
Phone
+44 1237 472 027
Number 6 Taxi
Phone
+44 1237 666 666
Website
number6taxi.co.uk
All Area Taxis
Phone
+44 1237 470 211
A1 Taxis Bideford
Phone
+44 1237 666 060
Website
a1taxisbideford.co.uk

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