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There are 4 ways to get from Bideford to Dartmouth by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton

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Bus, line 12 bus

  1. Take the bus from Bideford Quay to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Brixham, Town Square

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Torridge Hill to Tavistock, Bedford Square
  2. Take the bus from Tavistock, Bedford Square to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel

Drive

  1. Drive from Bideford to Dartmouth

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The most affordable way to get from Bideford to Dartmouth is to drive, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Dartmouth is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Dartmouth. However, there are services departing from Bideford, Torridge Hill and arriving at Dartmouth, College Way via Tavistock, Bedford Square and Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 16m.

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The distance between Bideford and Dartmouth is 54 miles. The road distance is 72.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Dartmouth without a car is to train which takes 4h 53m and costs £30 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Bideford to Dartmouth, including transfers.

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Bideford to Dartmouth bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, depart from Bideford, Torridge Hill station.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Dartmouth is to train which takes 4h 53m and costs £30 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 16m.

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Bideford to Dartmouth bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, arrive at Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Dartmouth is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Bideford to Dartmouth.

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  • Distance: 53.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Bideford, England and Dartmouth, England?

You can take a train from Bideford to Dartmouth via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Exeter St Davids, Paignton, and Paignton, Bus Station in around 4h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bideford to Dartmouth via Tavistock, Bedford Square, Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel, and Totnes, Coronation Road opp Town Mill in around 5h 16m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Bideford, Torridge Hill to Tavistock, Bedford Square
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Bus from Tavistock, Bedford Square to Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford Quay to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Newton Abbot, Sherborne Road to Brixham, Town Square
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach South West

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