The Barnstaple railway station is the terminus of the Tarka Line and is located in Barnstaple northwest of Exeter in Devon, UK. Normally, the station is served weekdays from eleven and Sundays from six trains; these lead over Exeter, where there are connections to the main line, to Exmouth. A path leads from the train to the cycle, which runs along the old railway track to Bideford. The station is served by the railway company First Great Western.