There are 6 ways to get from London to Lynton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$126 - $220

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Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Barnstaple National Express

$28 - $33

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$86 - $132

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from London to Lynton 198.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Cardiff  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Cardiff (CWL) LCY - CWL

$70 - $215

Fly to Exeter, train, line 310 bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter Central to Barnstaple
  3. Take the line 310 bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Lynton, Town Hall

$95 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from London to Lynton is to bus which costs £21 - £25 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Lynton is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Lynton. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Lynton, Town Hall via Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between London and Lynton is 162 miles. The road distance is 198.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Lynton without a car is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs £95 - £170.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from London to Lynton, including transfers.

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London to Lynton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Lynton is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs £95 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £25 and takes 7 h 10 min, you could also fly, which costs £50 - £170 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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London to Lynton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Barnstaple station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Lynton is 198 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to drive from London to Lynton.

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Vueling Airlines, British Airways, KLM and Flybe offer flights from London City Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Lynton.
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  • Distance: 162.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between London, England and Lynton, England?

You can take a train from London to Lynton via Exeter St Davids, Barnstaple, Barnstaple, Station Entrance, and Barnstaple, Bus Station in around 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Lynton 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 31 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Exeter, Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
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
Train from Exeter Central to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Lynton, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
filers.co.uk

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