There are 3 ways to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$115 - $176

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 53 min

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

$20 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe 110.6 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe is to bus which costs £16 - £20 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Bristol Temple Meads and Woolacombe is 73 miles. The road distance is 110.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe. However, there are services departing from Temple Meads and arriving at Woolacombe, Sands via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The nearest airport to Woolacombe is Cardiff (CWL) Airport which is 41 miles away. Other nearby airports include Exeter (EXT) (46.3 miles), Bristol (BRS) (66.8 miles), Southampton (SOU) (125.4 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (138.7 miles).

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Map of how to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe.
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  • Distance: 73.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Bristol Temple Meads, England and Woolacombe, England?

You can take a train from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe via Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple in around 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol Temple Meads to Woolacombe once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
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