The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 15 m
3 h 55 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Bristol for Barnstaple every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||68 miles (109 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$24 (€22)|
|Bus providers||National Express, Megabus or Cross Country|
Buses from Bristol to Barnstaple cover the 68 miles (109 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Cross Country. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of bus tickets is $24 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Barnstaple, Silver Street (Bus Station).
CrossCountry and National Express buses will get you between Bristol and Barnstaple from $20 (€18). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Barnstaple from Bristol, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next bus between Bristol and Barnstaple you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
CrossCountry tickets from Bristol to Barnstaple are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with CrossCountry between Bristol and Barnstaple all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus, you can find all the current CrossCountry bus schedules and bus tickets available on Omio for the 68 miles (109 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry bus, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this bus, compare the fastest Bristol to Barnstaple routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Bristol to Barnstaple bus ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry bus ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Barnstaple with CrossCountry!
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Barnstaple, Silver Street (Bus Station).
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Barnstaple, Silver Street (Bus Station), located 0.1 miles (181 m) away from the city center.
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