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There are 4 ways to get from Bideford to Gloucester 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 Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Cheltenham Gloucester Rd GCHQ

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester

Drive

  1. Drive from Bideford to Gloucester

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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Gloucester is to bus which costs £15 - £25 and takes 5h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Gloucester is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Bideford Quay and arriving at Gloucester, Great Western Road via Barnstaple Bus Station and Benhall, GCHQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 59m.

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The distance between Bideford and Gloucester is 104 miles. The road distance is 133.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Gloucester without a car is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs £60 - £280.

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It takes approximately 5h 23m to get from Bideford to Gloucester, including transfers.

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Bideford to Gloucester bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Barnstaple Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Gloucester is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs £60 - £280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £25 and takes 5h 59m.

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Bideford to Gloucester bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Cheltenham Gloucester Rd GCHQ station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Gloucester is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2h 21m to drive from Bideford to Gloucester.

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Map of how to get from Bideford to Gloucester.
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  • Distance: 103.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 23m

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

You can take a train from Bideford to Gloucester via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Exeter St Davids, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 5h 23m. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Cheltenham Gloucester Rd GCHQ once daily. Tickets cost £11 - £18 and the journey takes 3h 55m.

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 Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Cheltenham Gloucester Rd GCHQ
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £18
Website
Megabus 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 Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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