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Tarka line

A map showing stations on the Tarka Line

The line has 13 stations:

Stations marked with an asterisk are "request stops" or "halts", see below for information

Request Stations Edit

We have a main article on this topic: Request Stop

This line has lots of request stops (sometimes called halts). If you want to stop at one of these, make sure you inform the conductor before the train gets there.

If you want to get on at one of these stops, then signal to the driver as the train approaches.

Fares (Day Return) Edit

Barnstaple

Chapelton

Umberleigh

Portsmouth Arms

King's Nympton

Eggesford

Lapford

Morchard Road

Copplestone Yeoford Crediton Newton St Cyres Exeter St Davids
Barnstaple £3.20 £4.10 £5.60 £6.70 £8.00 £9.20 £10.00 £10.50 £11.00 £11.70 £11.70 £11.70
Chapelton £3.20 £2.50 £3.60 £4.70 £6.70 £7.40 £9.20 £10.00 £10.50 £11.00 £11.70 £11.70
Umberleigh £4.10 £2.50 £3.20 £4.30 £4.80 £5.60 £7.40 £8.00 £8.70 £10.00 £10.50 £11.70
Portsmouth Arms £5.60 £3.60 £3.20 £2.60 £3.60 £4.80 £6.70 £7.40 £8.00 £9.20 £10.50 £11.70
King's Nympton £6.70 £4.70 £4.30 £2.60 £2.60 £4.30 £5.60 £6.00 £7.40 £8.70 £10.50 £11.70
Eggesford £8.00 £6.70 £4.80 £3.60 £2.60 £2.60 £3.70 £4.30 £5.60 £7.60 £8.50 £10.00
Lapford £9.20 £7.40 £5.60 £4.80 £4.30 £2.60 £2.50 £3.00 £3.70 £5.60 £6.70 £8.70
Morchard Road £10.00 £9.20 £7.40 £6.70 £5.60 £3.70 £2.50 £2.00 £3.00 £4.70 £5.60 £6.70
Copplestone £10.50 £10.00 £8.00 £7.40 £6.00 £4.30 £3.00 £2.00 £2.50 £3.60 £5.40 £6.70
Yeoford £11.00 £10.50 £8.70 £8.00 £7.40 £5.60 £3.70 £3.00 £2.50 £2.60 £3.60 £6.20
Crediton £11.70 £11.00 £10.00 £9.20 £8.70 £7.60 £5.60 £4.70 £3.60 £2.60 £2.50 £4.70
Newton St Cyres £11.70 £11.70 £10.50 £10.50 £10.50 £8.50 £6.70 £5.60 £5.40 £3.60 £2.50 £3.80
Exeter St Davids £11.70 £11.70 £11.70 £11.70 £11.70 £10.00 £8.70 £6.70 £6.70 £6.20 £4.70 £3.80

The only peak train on the Tarka Line is the 07.00 departure from Barnstaple, all other trains in either direction are off peak. Railcards (subject to any minimum fares) are valid on all off peak trains, and the Devon Ranger is valid on the 08.43 departure from Barnstaple and all Barnstaple bound trains.

Other Fares: Edit

Ticket Name Adult Child Railcard Validity
Devon Day Ranger £10 £5 £6.60 Valid after 09:00 and any train towards Barnstaple
Devon Evening Ranger £5 £2.50 £3.30 Valid after 18:00
Tarka Line Day Ranger £10 £5 £6.60 Valid after 08:30 Southbound anytime

Northbound

Dartmoor Sunday Rover £10 £6.70 N/A Valid Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays only.
Freedom of Devon and Cornwall 3 in 7 days £46 £23 £30.35 Valid after 09:00 Weekdays, Anytime weekends
Freedom of Devon and Cornwall 8 in 15 days £70.50 £35.25 £46.50 Valid after 09:00 Weekdays, Anytime weekends
Freedom of the South West 3 in 7 days £80.90 £40.45 £53.40 Valid after 09:00 Weekdays, Anytime weekends
Freedom of the South West 8 in 15 days £111.50 £55.75 £73.60 Valid after 09:00 Weekdays, Anytime weekends

Devon Ranger/Devon Evening Ranger; Freedom of Devon and Cornwall; Freedom of the South West.

A Tarka Line Ranger is an off peak day return between Exeter St David's/Exeter Central and Barnstaple.