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Bus from Bristol to Barnstaple

Book your bus ticket to Barnstaple from Bristol today

Duration 2 hours 30 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 2 services per day

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Bristol to Barnstaple bus details

Our route M38N bus stops at 4 stops between Bristol and Barnstaple. The bus sets off from Bond Street (near Black's) and drops you off at Bus Station, Stand L


Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station is approximately 20 minutes walk from the town centre. Regular bus connections are available. Station facilities include staffed ticket office, waiting room and toilets.

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Destination Bristol
Bristol Tourist Information Centre,
E Shed, 1 Canons Road

Opening hours
Open every day (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day)
Mon - Sun: 1000 - 1700
July and August Mon - Sun: 1000 - 1700


Local buses travel regularly to other areas in North Devon from the bus station in Barnstaple Town Centre
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Bristol to Barnstaple by bus?

The fastest bus from Bristol to Barnstaple takes 2 hours 30 minutes

When is the first bus from Bristol to Barnstaple?

The earliest bus from Bristol to Barnstaple leaves at 12:20

When is the last bus from Bristol to Barnstaple?

The latest bus from Bristol to Barnstaple leaves at 17:10

How many daily bus trips are there from Bristol to Barnstaple?

Megabus runs up to 2 trips per day from Bristol to Barnstaple