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London to Barnstaple

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  1. on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:30
    London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    01:25
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 13
    08:44
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:41
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:49
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:54
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. London Paddington
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:03
    London Paddington
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:30
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:05
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:16
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  3. London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:03
    London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:14
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:08
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:11
    Barnstaple
    Barnstaple
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  4. London Paddington
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:15
    London Paddington
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:55
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    16:05
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:17
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  5. London Paddington
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:03
    London Paddington
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:18
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:07
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:09
    Barnstaple
    Barnstaple
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  6. London Paddington
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:03
    London Paddington
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:18
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:01
    Exeter St Davids
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:15
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    Barnstaple
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from London to Barnstaple

  • Train Fares from: £17.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from London to Barnstaple by train?

    The average journey time between London and Barnstaple is . On an average weekday, there are 62 trains travelling from London to Barnstaple. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from London to Barnstaple by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from London to Barnstaple cost?

    Train tickets from London to Barnstaple can start from as little as £17.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from London to Barnstaple?

    No, it is not possible to travel from London to Barnstaple without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London to Barnstaple.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between London and Barnstaple?

    The distance between London and Barnstaple is 173 miles.

    Distance: 173 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Barnstaple?

    The first train from London to Barnstaple departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Barnstaple?

    The last train from London to Barnstaple departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

London to Barnstaple timetable

Check out the next trains departing from London to Barnstaple for Saturday 16th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
23:3010:5411h 24m, 2 changes
09:0313:164h 13m, 1 change
11:0315:114h 8m, 1 change
13:1517:174h 2m, 1 change
15:0319:094h 6m, 1 change
17:0321:154h 12m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Barnstaple to London.

How to find cheap train tickets from London to Barnstaple

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from£29.40
1 weekin advance
from£44.50
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from£52.50

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**Average savings on all fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.