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

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  •  5 h 38 min

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

$116 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bideford to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$20 - $26

3 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  6 h 31 min

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

$76 - $125

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bideford to London 206.2 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, train, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the 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

$88 - $314

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bideford to London is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to London is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 46 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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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Bideford to London, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bideford and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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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 38 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bideford to London twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 5 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
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford Quay to Barnstaple, Station Entrance
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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