There are 5 ways to get from Sheffield to Woolacombe by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 41 min

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

$177 - $259

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Bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Barnstaple National Express

$35 - $44

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Train, bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Barnstaple National Express

$71 - $100

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Woolacombe 278 miles

$55 - $90

Train, fly  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Barnstaple

$107 - $264

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Woolacombe. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Woolacombe, Sands via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 45 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Woolacombe is 193 miles. The road distance is 278 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Woolacombe without a car is to train which takes 6 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Sheffield to Woolacombe, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Woolacombe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Woolacombe is to train which takes 6 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Sheffield to Woolacombe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Barnstaple station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Woolacombe is 278 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to drive from Sheffield to Woolacombe.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Woolacombe.
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  • Distance: 192.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from Sheffield to Woolacombe via Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple in around 6 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Woolacombe via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Barnstaple, and Barnstaple, Bus Station in around 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
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
$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
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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