Take the train between Exeter and Barnstaple and discover the local area’s award-winning eateries, local produce and foodie events.

Top tip – to avoid disappointment please check opening hours with establishments before travelling.


Train Tips


Forget parking and let the train take the strain:

  • 7 days a week

    Trains run every day except Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

  • Be there in an hour and a quarter

    Travel the full length of the line between Exeter and Barnstaple in just over an hour.

  • Trains hourly

    Trains depart roughly once an hour Mon-Sat. Reduced service on Sundays.

  • Request stops

    Yeoford, Morchard Road and Umberleigh are request stops. To alight here ask the Conductor on the train.

On the map


This foodie guide has been part funded by the Designated Community Rail Development Fund, which is backed by the Department for Transport and ACoRP, the Association of Community Rail Partnerships.