Whilst on Exmoor why not give your car a holiday and enjoy the National Park at its best? Many of Exmoor’s best loved places can be easily explored by bus, train, bike or foot allowing you to enjoy the views whilst helping to Keep Exmoor Special.
For further inspiration, ideas and information on a car free, care free Exmoor please visit our sister site ExploreMoor which includes full public transport details for the area, an interactive transport map, car free walks and itineraries and much more...
Much of Exmoor is served by a network of buses. Providing it is safe to do so you can flag a bus down anywhere on the moor, and dogs can often be carried for a small additional charge. For details of all routes and up to date information and journey planning please visit www.exploremoor.co.uk or contact travel line on 0871 2002233.
There is also lots of great travel information, including an interactive bus map to found at Journey Devon.
A flexible transport service for walkers and cyclists as well as dogs and luggage!
Operating 7 days a week from 8am to 8pm all-year round this is a demand responsive service and must be booked at least 24hrs in advance (please note booking service only open Mon - Fri so weekends must be booked in advance) by calling 01643 709701. Discounts for group bookings of 6 or more. Dogs and bikes can be carried for a small additional charge, and the service can also be used to transfer luggage whilst you walk! Click here for more information.
Walking, Cycling and Riding
If you want to travel sustainably then public transport isn’t the only option. With a wide variety of public footpaths, bridleways and quiet country lanes Exmoor is ideally suited for walking, cycling and horse riding. For further information visit the things to do section.
If travelling by car or other private vehicle take care on moorland roads which can be narrow and steep in places. Keep an eye out for wildlife and other road users.