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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 310 bus  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
  3. Take the line 310 bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Lynton, Granville Garage 309 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple National Express

£15 - £18

2 alternative options

Bus via Exeter  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R Falc
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Barnstaple, Bus Station 5B / ...

£24 - £30

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton 69.1 miles

£10 - £16

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Lynton is around 7h 33m and covers a distance of around 142 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 41m. Operated by First, CrossCountry, First Great Western Service and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Lynton, Granville Garage. Typically 23 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 33m
Fastest journey time:
4h 41m
Journey distance:
142 miles
Services per week:
23
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:10
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Lynton
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Lynton, Granville Garage via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 28m.

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It is 50 miles from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton. It is approximately 69.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton without a car is to train and line 310 bus which takes 6h 1m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Barnstaple station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Lynton.
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  • Distance: 50.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 1m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Lynton, England?

National Express operates a bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple once daily. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 3h.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
Bus operators
Filers Travel
Phone
01271 863819
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Lynton, Granville Garage
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Filers Travel
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
Stagecoach South West

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