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There are 4 ways to get from Bideford to Tintagel by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 95 bus

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Upcott Hill to Bude, The Strand
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Bude, The Strand to Tintagel, Visitor Centre

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Bideford to Tintagel

Bus, line 95 bus via Bideford, Old Town

  1. Take the bus from Bideford, Old Town to Bude, The Strand
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Bude, The Strand to Tintagel, Visitor Centre

Drive

  1. Drive from Bideford to Tintagel

Bideford to Tintagel by bus

The bus journey time between Bideford and Tintagel is around 14h 41m and covers a distance of around 51 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 12h 33m. The fastest bus normally takes 14h 24m. Operated by Stagecoach South West and Transport for Cornwall, the Bideford to Tintagel bus service departs from Bideford, Upcott Hill and arrives in Tintagel, Visitor Centre. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
2h 8m
Layover time:
12h 33m
Total time:
14h 41m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
14h 24m
Bus distance:
51 miles
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
10 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 Tintagel bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Tintagel is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Tintagel is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Tintagel. However, there are services departing from Bideford, Upcott Hill and arriving at Tintagel, Visitor Centre via Bude, The Strand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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The distance between Bideford and Tintagel is 34 miles. The road distance is 42.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Tintagel without a car is to bus and line 95 bus which takes 3h 12m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Bideford to Tintagel, including transfers.

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Bideford to Tintagel bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Bideford, Upcott Hill station.

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Bideford to Tintagel bus services, operated by Transport for Cornwall, arrive at Tintagel, Visitor Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Tintagel is 43 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Bideford to Tintagel.

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Map of how to get from Bideford to Tintagel.
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  • Distance: 34.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 12m

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

You can take a bus from Bideford to Tintagel via Bude, The Strand in around 3h 12m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford, Upcott Hill 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 Tintagel, Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transport for Cornwall
Other operators
Taxi from Bideford to Tintagel
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Quay Cars
Phone
+44 1237 472 027
Number 6 Taxi
Phone
+44 1237 666 666
Website
number6taxi.co.uk
All Area Taxis
Phone
+44 1237 470 211
A1 Taxis Bideford
Phone
+44 1237 666 060
Website
a1taxisbideford.co.uk

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