Bantham beach is in easy driving distance of Salcombe and Kingsbridge. From the A381 Aveton Gifford to Totnes road, follow the signs to Bantham. From the A379 Churchstow to Aveton Gifford road, take the exit to Bantham at the roundabout.
The car park at Bantham beach has room for over 1,000 cars. The beach is approximately 75m from the car and is an easy walk over the sand dunes.
The car park fee is a flat rate charge for the day. From May half term until the end of September there is a reduced parking fee after 3.30pm.
February half term until May half term
|May half term until end of September||8:00am – 3:30pm||£6.50|
|May half term until end of September||3:30pm – Closing||£3.50|
2 Week Ticket
There is a seasonal passenger ferry crossing the river Avon from Bantham slipway to Cockleridge Ham (Bigbury-on-Sea).
From May to September
10.00am – 11.00am and 3:00pm – 4:00pm
To check the times of crossings telephone the Coronation Boathouse on 01548 561196.