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There are 4 ways to get from Bideford to Land's End 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 Penzance

3 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bideford Quay to Tavistock, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Penzance

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Meddon Street to Bude, The Strand
  2. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to St Columb Major, Trelawney Parc
  3. Take the train from Truro to Penzance

Drive

  1. Drive from Bideford to Land's End
Bideford → Land's End
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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Land's End is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 2h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Land's End is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 2h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Land's End. However, there are services departing from Bideford Quay and arriving at Land's End, Car Park via Tavistock, Bus Station, Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and Penzance, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 1m.

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The distance between Bideford and Land's End is 94 miles. The road distance is 109 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Land's End without a car is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs £85 - £250.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from Bideford to Land's End, including transfers.

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Bideford to Land's End bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, depart from Bideford Quay station.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Land's End is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs £85 - £250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h 1m.

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Bideford to Land's End bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Land's End is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2h 12m to drive from Bideford to Land's End.

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  • Distance: 93.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between Bideford, England and Land's End, England?

You can take a train from Bideford to Land's End via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Exeter St Davids, and Penzance in around 6h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bideford to Land's End via Tavistock, Bus Station, Plymouth, North Road East, Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, Penzance, Bus Station, and Land's End, Car Park in around 9h 1m.

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 Penzance
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £110
Train from Truro to Penzance
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£65 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Truro to Penzance
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£24 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Bideford Quay to Tavistock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford, Meddon Street to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach South West
Transport for Cornwall
Phone
0808 196 2632
Website
transportforcornwall.co.uk
Bus from Bude, The Strand to St Columb Major, Trelawney Parc
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Transport for Cornwall

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