There are 5 ways to get from Bideford to London by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 26 min

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

$115 - $214

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bideford to London Earl's Court National Express

$20 - $26

3 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  6 h 33 min

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

$75 - $124

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bideford to London 206.2 miles

$40 - $65

Line 21 bus, train, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Station Entrance
  2. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  3. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY

$87 - $313

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bideford and arriving at London Earl's Court. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between Bideford and London is 181 miles. The road distance is 206.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to London without a car is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Bideford to London, including transfers.

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Bideford to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bideford station.

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The best way to get from Bideford to London is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Bideford to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Earl's Court station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to London is 206 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Bideford to London.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to London City Airport.

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  • Distance: 180.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Bideford to London via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, and Exeter St Davids in around 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bideford to London twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Bus operators
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 Bideford to London Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Station Entrance
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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