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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  6h 31m

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

$62 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus via Salisbury, New Canal  •  11h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Bath City Centre, Bus Station D1
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple National Express

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Pinhoe
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Barnstaple, Bus Station 155

$53 - $89

Bus Megabus UK  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Barnstaple, Bus Station M31

$31 - $48

Drive  •  2h 50m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway 143 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is to bus which costs £16 - £24 and takes 11h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Chelfham, Bridge via Cabot Circus and Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h.

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The distance between Southampton and Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is 114 miles. The road distance is 143 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway without a car is to train which takes 6h 31m and costs £45 - £85.

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It takes approximately 6h 31m to get from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway, including transfers.

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Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is to train which takes 6h 31m and costs £45 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £40 and takes 8h.

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Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Barnstaple, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2h 50m to drive from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway.
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  • Distance: 113.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 31m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Lynton and Barnstaple Railway, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway via Salisbury, Exeter St Davids, Barnstaple, Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Bus Station, and Chelfham, Bridge in around 6h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Lynton and Barnstaple Railway via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Cabot Circus, Barnstaple, Bus Station, and Chelfham, Bridge in around 8h.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Salisbury to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Pinhoe
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Stagecoach South West
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
National Express

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