There are 6 ways to get from Bath to Bude by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus, line 6 bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Okehampton, West Street 6A / ...
  4. Take the line 6 bus from Okehampton, West Street to Holsworthy, Library 6
  5. Take the line 6 bus from Holsworthy, Library to Bude, The Strand 6 / ...

$68 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple National Express
  2. Take the bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church 85 / ...

$30 - $36

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Exeter St Davids  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
  3. Take the bus from Barnstaple, Rail Station to Holsworthy, Church 85 / ...

$83 - $142

Train, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

$82 - $157

Bus via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath to Exeter National Express
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Okehampton, West Street 6A / ...

$33 - $36

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Bude 136.8 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Bude. However, there are services departing from Bath and arriving at Bude, The Strand via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, Okehampton, West Street and Holsworthy, Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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The distance between Bath and Bude is 103 miles. The road distance is 136.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to Bude without a car is to train and bus and line 6 bus which takes 6 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Bath to Bude, including transfers.

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Bath to Bude bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bath station.

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Bath to Bude bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Okehampton, West Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to Bude is 137 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Bath to Bude.

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There are 670+ hotels available in Bude. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bath to Bude.
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  • Distance: 102.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Bath, England and Bude, England?

You can take a bus from Bath to Bude via Exeter, Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, Okehampton, West Street, and Holsworthy, Library in around 7 h 1 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Holsworthy, Library
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Rail Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bath to Exeter
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Carmel Coaches
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11

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