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Taunton to Barnstaple by train

  • First train
    07:25
  • Last train
    22:16
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 41m
  • Distance
    67 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    43
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Taunton to Barnstaple by train

Fast trains from Taunton to Barnstaple take around 1 hour and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 67 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Taunton and Barnstaple.

1. Are there direct trains from Taunton to Barnstaple?

Journeys between Taunton and Barnstaple usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Taunton to Barnstaple every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 47 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Taunton to Barnstaple?

The Taunton to Barnstaple train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Taunton to Barnstaple train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Barnstaple is usually scheduled to depart Taunton around 07:38 and the last train is around 22:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Taunton around 07:25, and the last at 23:19.

When to book Taunton to Barnstaple train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Taunton to Barnstaple by train.

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Which train companies operate between Taunton and Barnstaple?

More than one train company operates on the route from Taunton to Barnstaple, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Barnstaple to Taunton by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.