How to find us
The Milky Way is located just off the main A39 10 miles from Bideford towards Clovelly and 15 miles from Bude just past Clovelly, in North Devon.
From Bideford - we’re 10 miles or about 12 minutes drive, towards Clovelly.
From Bude - we’re 15 miles or about 20-25 minutes drive, just past Clovelly.
From Barnstaple - we’re 18 miles or about 20-25 minutes drive, towards Bideford / Clovelly.
For directions and a map click here to visit the aa website.
Travelling from the Croyde, Woolacombe, Ilfracombe areas:
We suggest you avoid Barnstaple town centre by turning right at the traffic signals just before Barnstaple (signposted Taunton, Exeter M5), and take the new bridge. Continue until you join the A39 and head west past Bideford, towards Clovelly. We are 1 mile the Bideford side of Clovelly.
Our postcode is EX39 5RY. Please note that some systems have been known to direct people off the main A39 too early so please look out for the signs to the Milky Way and stay on the A39 until you see them!
If you are unsure of your route to The Milky Way please contact us
Details correct for summer season 2016
The 319 Barnstaple, Bideford, Abbotsham, Clovelly & Hartland Bus drops and picks up visitors at The Milky Way (a 2 minute walk to the Little Stars entrance). Drop off time 9.54am and pick up time 2.59pm and 18.34pm
Click here to view the bus timetable as a pdf.
Sundays & Bank Holidays
There are currently no buses to/from the Milky Way on these days.