There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

£123 - £291

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Bus  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Barnstaple National Express

£8 - £11

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Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Woolacombe 191.5 miles

£30 - £50

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 7h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Woolacombe. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Woolacombe, Sands via Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 40m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Woolacombe is 135 miles. The road distance is 191.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe without a car is to train which takes 4h 40m and costs £120 - £300.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Woolacombe bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe is to train which takes 4h 40m and costs £120 - £300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 7h 40m.

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Birmingham to Woolacombe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Barnstaple station.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Woolacombe, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Woolacombe via Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple in around 4h 40m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Barnstaple once daily. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 5h 45m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
Bus operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Woolacombe is 192 miles. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Birmingham to Woolacombe.

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