The journey to Barnstaple from London Heathrow Airport takes about 5 hours.

Buses operate daily with up to 4 services per day. Depending on the day of travel, the first bus departs London Heathrow Airport at 11:15.

National Express schedule

National Express operates between London Heathrow Airport and Barnstaple 7 days per week.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 4
Shortest trip 4 hours 40 minutes
First departure 11:15
Last departure 17:40

Your questions answered

  • Is there a daily bus service between London Heathrow Airport and Barnstaple?

    Yes, buses operate daily from London Heathrow Airport to Barnstaple, departing as early as 11:15.

  • How long is the bus trip from London Heathrow Airport to Barnstaple?

    The fastest bus to Barnstaple from London Heathrow Airport takes 4 hours 40 minutes. Check the trip duration when booking, as the slowest bus takes 1 hour longer.

  • How do I buy tickets for travel to Barnstaple from London Heathrow Airport?

    It's not yet possible to buy tickets for this trip directly from bybus.to but we're working on it!

  • Which bus companies operate between London Heathrow Airport and Barnstaple?

    National Express run buses to Barnstaple from London Heathrow Airport.

  • What time is the earliest bus from London Heathrow Airport to Barnstaple?

    The first bus to Barnstaple from London Heathrow Airport leaves at 11:15. The journey takes about 5 hours.

  • When is the last bus to Barnstaple from London Heathrow Airport?

    The last bus leaves London Heathrow Airport at 17:40, arriving into Barnstaple at 22:20. Get there in plenty of time so you don't miss it.

Onward travel from Barnstaple

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  • Daily
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Bristol
  • Daily
2 hours 30 minutes 68 miles
Bristol Airport
  • Daily
2 hours 30 minutes 62 miles
Ilfracombe
  • Daily
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London
  • Daily
6 hours 172 miles
London Heathrow Airport
  • Daily
5 hours 158 miles
South Molton
  • Daily
20 minutes 11 miles