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

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Bus, line 119 bus  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Torridge Hill to Tavistock, Bedford Square 118
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Tavistock, Bedford Square to Liskeard, Post Office 119

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Train  •  6h 5m

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

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Meddon Street to Bude, The Strand 319
  2. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to Saltash, Fore Street Bottom 12

Drive  •  1h 26m

  1. Drive from Bideford to Looe 56.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Looe is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Looe is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Looe. However, there are services departing from Bideford, Torridge Hill and arriving at West Looe, The Square via Tavistock, Bedford Square and Liskeard, Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 23m.

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The distance between Bideford and Looe is 48 miles. The road distance is 56.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Looe without a car is to bus and line 119 bus which takes 4h 23m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Bideford to Looe, including transfers.

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Bideford to Looe 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 Looe is to bus and line 119 bus which takes 4h 23m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £45 - £170 and takes 6h 5m.

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Bideford to Looe bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, arrive at Liskeard, Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Looe is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1h 26m to drive from Bideford to Looe.

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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 23m

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

You can take a bus from Bideford to Looe via Tavistock, Bedford Square and Liskeard, Post Office in around 4h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bideford to Looe via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Exeter St Davids, and Liskeard in around 6h 5m.

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 Liskeard
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£26 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £60
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 Liskeard, Post Office
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
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
5 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 Saltash, Fore Street Bottom
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Transport for Cornwall

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