Barnstaple travel guide

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You're Going to Love Barnstaple

With a population of 32.532, Barnstaple is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Barnstaple

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Waterside (Chivenor Business Park) and Heanton Court (Braunton Rd) are great picks.

When to visit Barnstaple

Barnstaple in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 88
1 night at 3-star hotel
Barnstaple in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 88
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Barnstaple

Plane

Although Barnstaple doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Cardiff Airport (CWL), which is located 61 km from Barnstaple.

Train

Great Western Railway is the most popular train carrier serving Barnstaple, followed by AccesRail. The train station in Barnstaple is called Barnstaple, and is located 0.8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Barnstaple is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 277 km from Barnstaple. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Barnstaple, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Birmingham, the bus ride to Barnstaple takes 354 km and will cost you around S$ 30. From London, the ticket costs about S$ 40 for a journey of 423 km. Barnstaple’s bus station is located 0.2 km from the city centre.

Plane

Although Barnstaple doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Cardiff Airport (CWL), which is located 61 km from Barnstaple.

Train

Great Western Railway is the most popular train carrier serving Barnstaple, followed by AccesRail. The train station in Barnstaple is called Barnstaple, and is located 0.8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Barnstaple is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 277 km from Barnstaple. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Barnstaple, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Birmingham, the bus ride to Barnstaple takes 354 km and will cost you around S$ 30. From London, the ticket costs about S$ 40 for a journey of 423 km. Barnstaple’s bus station is located 0.2 km from the city centre.

Airports near Barnstaple

Airlines serving Barnstaple

KLM
Good (846 reviews)
SWISS
Good (939 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,739 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,451 reviews)
Air France
Good (975 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,369 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (781 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (773 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (690 reviews)
Eurowings
Good (184 reviews)
easyJet
Good (1,402 reviews)
Ryanair
Good (3,344 reviews)
Vueling
Good (773 reviews)
Virgin Atlantic
Good (459 reviews)
Aegean Airlines
Excellent (510 reviews)
Kenya Airways
Good (175 reviews)
Jet2
Excellent (105 reviews)
Corendon Airlines
Good (8 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Barnstaple

Most booked hotels in Barnstaple

The Imperial Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 213+
The Park Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
S$ 178+
The Royal & Fortescue Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
S$ 150+
The Barnstaple Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
S$ 182+
Cedars Inn by Greene King Inns
3 stars
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
S$ 138+
Kentisbury Grange
4 stars
Poor (0, Poor reviews)
S$ 243+

Hiring a car in Barnstaple

Expect to pay S$ 2.46 per litre in Barnstaple (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.45 and S$ 39.26.

Expect to pay S$ 2.46 per litre in Barnstaple (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.45 and S$ 39.26.