There are 3 ways to get from Bristol to Woolacombe by train, bus 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

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

$117 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

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

$19 - $22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Woolacombe 109.4 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Woolacombe is to bus which costs £14 - £17 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Woolacombe is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Woolacombe is 73 miles. The road distance is 109.4 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Woolacombe. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Woolacombe, Sands via Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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

You can take a train from Bristol to Woolacombe via Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple in around 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Woolacombe once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 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
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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