Exeter to Barnstaple bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Exeter to Barnstaple

Showing times and prices for May 19


Fastest Journey

6 h 6 m


6 h 21 m

Buses per day



54 km

Cheap bus tickets from Exeter to Barnstaple start from $39 with an average ticket price of $42.

The fastest bus from Exeter to Barnstaple takes 6h 6m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 21m and covers a distance of 54 km.

2 buses leave Exeter for Barnstaple every day with 2 travelling directly.

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Overview: Bus from Exeter to Barnstaple

distanceDistance33 miles (54 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$40 (€35)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Exeter to Barnstaple cover the 33 miles (54 km) long route taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $37 (€32), but the average price of bus tickets is $40 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Exeter, Honiton Road and arrive in Barnstaple, Silver Street (Bus Station).

Bus providers: National Express from Exeter to Barnstaple

Travel to Barnstaple from Exeter from $45 (€39) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Exeter - Barnstaple bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Bus information from Exeter to Barnstaple with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: $45

FAQs: Bus from Exeter to Barnstaple

FAQs: Take the bus from Exeter to Barnstaple with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Exeter to Barnstaple.
Cheap bus tickets from Exeter to Barnstaple can start from as little as $37 (€32) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Exeter to Barnstaple is $40 (€35); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Exeter to Barnstaple bus travel time is 2 h 50 min   for the 33 mile (54 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Exeter to Barnstaple leaves at 6: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Exeter to Barnstaple leaves at 5: 00 PM.
When taking a bus from Exeter to Barnstaple, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Barnstaple. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Exeter to Barnstaple and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Exeter, Honiton Road, which is located around 2.9 miles (4.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Barnstaple, Silver Street (Bus Station), located 0.1 miles (211 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Barnstaple from Exeter is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 50 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from Exeter to Barnstaple is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Exeter to Barnstaple including taking a train or bus.
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