Also based at Barnstaple Railway Station is:

Tarka cycle hire

The Cycle Hire is very easy to find, as they are conveniently located beside Barnstaple Railway Station, with large, inexpensive parking – the perfect start point for exploring North Devon by bike!

You can follow all the road signs pointing to either the ‘Railway Station’, or the ‘Cycle Hire’ itself, as shown on the map below.

If you are travelling from outside the area, as we are at the Railway Station, why not plan a trip on the train when you arrive you can pop into the Cafe and pick your bikes up all at once!


Tarka Trail Cyle Hire

The Railway Station, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX31 2AU. Tel: 01271 324202
GPS: LAT 51.074035°  |  LON -4.063258°

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Latest News from The Cafe

The Station Masters Cafe
On the 23rd September 2020 we held our first Macmillan coffee morning here at Station Masters Cafe. It was wonderful seeing so many familiar and new faces. Homemade cakes, delicious coffee and a great raffle helped us raise £250 even though we had to...
The Station Masters Cafe
12th July 2012 Saw BBC Radio Devon broadcast live from our café for around 3 hours- we heard the immortal words “ This is the BBC, Broadcasting live from Barnstaple Railway Station”. Live interviews with local people, music from local groups and ...
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The most recent charter train was a GWR full HST set on April 17th 2016. This created a lot of attention for the line, several such trains have visited Barnstaple in the past. This was hoped it could prove the infrastructure was already in place to a...