There are 3 ways to get from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station 21 / ...

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple 11.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple 11.7 miles

$2 - $4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park and arriving at Barnstaple, Bus Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Ilfracombe and Barnstaple is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple without a car is to bus which takes 51 min and costs .

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The bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station takes 51 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Ilfracombe to Barnstaple bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park station.

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Ilfracombe to Barnstaple bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Barnstaple, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilfracombe to Barnstaple is 12 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple.

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Map of how to get from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple.
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Ilfracombe, England and Barnstaple, England?

Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 51 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Ilfracombe, Queens Avenue to Barnstaple, Green Lanes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
filers.co.uk
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 Ilfracombe to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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