There are 2 ways to get from Bideford to Plymouth by bus or car

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Bus, line 1 bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bideford Quay to Tavistock, Bus Station 118
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Tavistock, Bus Station to Plymouth, Mayflower Street 1

$21

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Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Bideford to Plymouth 57.8 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Plymouth is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Plymouth is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Bideford Quay and arriving at Plymouth, Mayflower Street via Tavistock, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Bideford and Plymouth is 45 miles. The road distance is 57.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Plymouth without a car is to bus and line 1 bus which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £17.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Bideford to Plymouth, including transfers.

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Bideford to Plymouth bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, depart from Bideford Quay station.

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Bideford to Plymouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Plymouth, Mayflower Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Plymouth is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Bideford to Plymouth.

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There are 703+ hotels available in Plymouth. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

You can take a bus from Bideford to Plymouth via Tavistock, Bus Station in around 2 h 19 min.

Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Bideford Quay to Tavistock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tavistock, Bus Station to Plymouth, Mayflower Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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