There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Bude by train, bus or car

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, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. 12

$81 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  6 h 14 min

  1. National Express
  2. 85 / ...

$28 - $32

3 alternative options

Train, bus, line 6 bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. 6A / ...
  2. 6

$64 - $96

Bus via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Falcon
  2. 12

$52

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. 128.8 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and Bude is 153 km. The road distance is 206 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Bude is to bus which costs £20 - £24 and takes 6 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol to Bude is to drive which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £20 - £30.

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Bude. However, there are services departing from Bristol and arriving at Bude, The Strand via Barnstaple, Bus Station and Holsworthy, Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Bristol to Bude, including transfers.

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Bude, England?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Bude via Barnstaple, Barnstaple, Bus Station, Holsworthy, Church, and Holsworthy, Library in around 6 h 14 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Holsworthy, Library
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Turners
Website
turnerstours.co.uk
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
turnerstours.co.uk

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