There are 3 ways to get from Bristol to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 13 min

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

$16 - $19

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 18 min

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

$69 - $121

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway 96.4 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is 65 miles. The road distance is 96.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Bristol to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Chelfham, Bridge via Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Bristol, England and Lynton and Barnstaple Railway, England?

National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway via Exeter St Davids, Barnstaple, Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Bus Station, and Chelfham, Bridge in around 4 h 18 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
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
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators

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