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

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Train  •  4 h 48 min

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

$152 - $222

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Bus  •  7 h 30 min

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

$17 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Woolacombe 191.5 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe is to bus which costs £13 - £17 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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

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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 7 h 30 min.

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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 4 h 48 min and costs £110 - £170.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Woolacombe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Woolacombe is to train which takes 4 h 48 min and costs £110 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £17 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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

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

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  • Distance: 134.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

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 4 h 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to Woolacombe once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $23 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $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
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There are 498+ hotels available in Woolacombe. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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