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

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Train  •  7 h 2 min

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

$80 - $134

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Bus  •  8 h 12 min

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

$25 - $31

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Bus via Barnstaple, Bus Station  •  7 h 13 min

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

$25 - $31

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from Woolacombe to London 211.6 miles

$45 - $70

Line 303 bus, train, fly to London City  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 303 bus from Woolacombe, Sands to Barnstaple, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  3. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY

$92 - $318

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Heathrow (LHR) EXT - LHR

$251 - $523

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The cheapest way to get from Woolacombe to London is to bus which costs £19 - £24 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Woolacombe to London is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 4 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Woolacombe to London station. However, there are services departing from Woolacombe, Sands and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Barnstaple. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Woolacombe and London is 179 miles. The road distance is 211.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Woolacombe to London without a car is to train which takes 7 h 2 min and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Woolacombe to London, including transfers.

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Woolacombe to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Barnstaple station.

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The best way to get from Woolacombe to London is to train which takes 7 h 2 min and costs £60 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £24 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Woolacombe to London is 212 miles. It takes approximately 4 h to drive from Woolacombe to London.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to London City Airport.

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  • Distance: 178.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Woolacombe to London via Barnstaple, Bus Station, Barnstaple, Rail Station, Barnstaple, and Exeter St Davids in around 7 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Woolacombe to London 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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
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 Barnstaple to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Ilfracombe to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Woolacombe, Sands to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
filers.co.uk

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