There are 3 ways to get from Boscastle to Barnstaple by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Boscastle Bridge to Bude, The Strand 95 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Bus Station 85 / ...

$20 - $23

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boscastle to Barnstaple 47.7 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Boscastle to Barnstaple 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

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

You can take a bus from Boscastle to Barnstaple via Bude, The Strand, Holsworthy, Church, and Holsworthy, Library in around 4 h 4 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Turners
Website
turnerstours.co.uk
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
turnerstours.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Boscastle to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boscastle to Barnstaple?

The distance between Boscastle and Barnstaple is 62 km. The road distance is 76 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boscastle to Barnstaple?

The cheapest way to get from Boscastle to Barnstaple is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boscastle to Barnstaple?

The quickest way to get from Boscastle to Barnstaple is to taxi which takes 1 h 1 min and costs £170 - £210.

Is there a direct bus between Boscastle and Barnstaple?

No, there is no direct bus from Boscastle to Barnstaple. However, there are services departing from Boscastle Bridge and arriving at Barnstaple, Bus Station via Bude, The Strand and Holsworthy, Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

How long does it take to get from Boscastle to Barnstaple?

It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Boscastle to Barnstaple, including transfers.