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Woody Bay Station is located on the A39, about half-way between Blackmoor Gate and Lynton.

by road signBy Road

From the M5, turn off at junction 27 (Tiverton) and follow the A361 'North Devon Link Road' to South Molton. At the North Aller Roundabout (Aller Cross) take the third exit - the A399 signposted Combe Martin, Ilfracombe and Woolacombe. There is also a second signpost indicating Brayford and Blackmoor Gate and a "Brown Tourist Sign" for Exmoor via Blackmoor Gate which includes Lynton Cliff Railway

At Blackmoor Gate, turn right onto the A39 towards Lynton - where the Cliff Railway is again signposted.

After about 4.5 miles, Woody Bay Station will appear on your left.

Geo-location for Sat Nav etc:

  • Postcode: EX31 4RA
  • Co-ordinates: 51° 12′ 6.01″ N, 3° 53′ 13.85″ W (51.20167, -3.88718)
  • OS Grid Reference: SS6816946467


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    We have a reasonably large FREE car park at Woody Bay Station! We can also accommodate coaches on most days (coach drivers - please phone the station to confirm). There is no public parking at Killington Lane.

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    by rail signBy Rail

    First Great Western

    Barnstaple is the nearest rail station on the national network, this being at the end of the Tarka Line now operated by Great Western Railway Trains. Services from Barnstaple are to Exeter where there are connecting high speed services to London, the Midlands and the South West.

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by bus signBy Bus

To get to Woody Bay Station from Barnstaple, you will need to take either the 309 or 310 bus from Barnstaple Bus Station.

Corporate Supporters - Where to Stay

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