There are 4 ways to get from Exeter Airport (EXT) to Barnstaple by bus, train, car or towncar

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

Line 56 bus, train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. 56 / ...

$25 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 55 bus, bus  •  3 h

  1. 55 / ...
  2. National Express

$18 - $22

2 alternative options

Drive  •  58 min

  1. 52.3 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. 52.3 miles

$40 - $150

What companies run services between Exeter Airport (EXT), England and Barnstaple, England?

You can take a bus from Exeter Airport (EXT) to Barnstaple via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, Tiverton, Bus Station, and Tiverton in around 3 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Clyst Honiton, Exeter International Airport to Exeter City Centre, Prison
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Tiverton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Exeter Airport to Barnstaple
Estimated price
$40 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Exeter Airport (EXT) and Barnstaple is 59 km. The road distance is 84 km.

The cheapest way to get from Exeter Airport (EXT) to Barnstaple is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Exeter Airport (EXT) to Barnstaple is to drive which takes 58 min and costs £8 - £13.

No, there is no direct bus from Exeter Airport (EXT) to Barnstaple. However, there are services departing from Clyst Honiton, Exeter International Airport and arriving at Barnstaple via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station and Tiverton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Exeter Airport (EXT) to Barnstaple, including transfers.