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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Luton to Barnstaple?

The cheapest bus tickets from Luton to Barnstaple cost £ 30.56. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 97.36 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Luton to Barnstaple.

Luton to Barnstaple by bus

Best price £ 30.56
Journey duration 5 h 32 min
Connections per day 12
First departure 05:35
Last departure 19:15
Distance 165.9 mi
Departure Luton
Arrival Barnstaple
Carriers National Express

Route Summary by Bus

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£ 30.56
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£ 155.81

Luton - Barnstaple


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By Train

£ 366.54

Wednesday, May 18th 2022
London St Pancras International - London Paddington
23:10 - 23:30
CO2: 0.77kg
By Bus

£ 69.60

Wednesday, May 18th 2022
National Express-logo
London Luton Airport - Barnstaple Bus Station
12:50 - 20:35
National Express
7h 45min
2 changes
CO2: 9.41kg

How long does it take to get from Luton to Barnstaple by bus?

The distance between Luton and Barnstaple is around 166.5 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 5 h 32 min. However, the fastest routes between Luton and Barnstaple take 50 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Luton to Barnstaple leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Luton at 05:35, and the last departure will leave at 19:15. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Luton to Barnstaple can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many times a day do journeys run from Luton to Barnstaple?

The exact number of journeys from Luton to Barnstaple can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 12 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 19 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Luton to Barnstaple. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Luton to Barnstaple varies, but in general, you can expect to find 9 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 3 journeys with one change or more.


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