There are 5 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 10 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 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  8 h 14 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

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 21 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 - $185

Bus via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon
  2. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

$57

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Bude 136.8 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bath to Bude is to bus which costs £23 - £28 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Bude is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 44 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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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Bath to Bude, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Bude. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Corn Street and arriving at Bude, The Strand via Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, Pennycomequick, Railway Station and Launceston, Westgate Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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

You can take a bus from Bath to Bude via Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, Pennycomequick, Railway Station, and Launceston, Westgate Street in around 7 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
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
Hourly
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 Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 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 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Turners
Website
turnerstours.co.uk
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
turnerstours.co.uk

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