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There are 3 ways to get from Bideford to Polzeath by bus or car

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Bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Devonshire Park to Bude, The Strand 85
  2. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to Polzeath, Dunders Hill 95

2 alternative options

Bus via Bideford, Old Town  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Old Town to Bude, The Strand 319
  2. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to Polzeath, Beach 95

Drive  •  1h 12m

  1. Drive from Bideford to Polzeath 53.7 miles

£8 - £12

Bideford to Polzeath by bus

The bus journey time between Bideford and Polzeath is around 16h 50m and covers a distance of around 76 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 16h 50m. Operated by Stagecoach South West and Transport for Cornwall, the Bideford to Polzeath bus service departs from Bideford, Devonshire Park and arrives in Polzeath, Dunders Hill. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
16h 50m
Fastest bus time:
16h 50m
Bus distance:
76 miles
Buses per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
17:11
Last bus departs at:
17:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bideford to Polzeath bus schedules

Bideford → Polzeath
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Polzeath is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Polzeath is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Polzeath is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Polzeath. However, there are services departing from Bideford, Devonshire Park and arriving at Polzeath, Dunders Hill via Bude, The Strand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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The distance between Bideford and Polzeath is 44 miles. The road distance is 53.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Polzeath without a car is to bus which takes 4h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Bideford to Polzeath, including transfers.

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Bideford to Polzeath bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Bideford, Devonshire Park station.

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Bideford to Polzeath bus services, operated by Transport for Cornwall, arrive at Polzeath, Dunders Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Polzeath is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1h 12m to drive from Bideford to Polzeath.

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  • Distance: 43.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 13m

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

You can take a bus from Bideford to Polzeath via Bude, The Strand in around 4h 13m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford, Devonshire Park to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Bideford, Old Town to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
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 Polzeath, Dunders Hill
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Transport for Cornwall
Bus from Bude, The Strand to Polzeath, Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Transport for Cornwall

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