There are 6 ways to get from Bude to Bath by bus, train 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

Line 6 bus, bus, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Bude, The Strand to Holsworthy, Church 6 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Holsworthy, Church to Okehampton, West Street 6
  3. Take the bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter, St Davids Station 6A / ...
  4. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  5. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa

$68 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Bus Station 85 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express

$30 - $36

4 alternative options

Line 12 bus, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Saltash, Fore Street Bottom 12
  2. Take the train from Saltash to Bath Spa

$89 - $154

Bus, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Station Entrance 85 / ...
  2. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads

$82 - $170

Line 6 bus, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Bude, The Strand to Holsworthy, Church 6 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Holsworthy, Church to Okehampton, West Street 6
  3. Take the bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station 6A / ...
  4. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R Red / ...
  5. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
  6. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street A4

$52 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bude to Bath 136.4 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bude to Bath. However, there are services departing from Bude, The Strand and arriving at Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street via Holsworthy, Church, Okehampton, West Street, Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street, Monkerton, The Barn Owl and Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

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The distance between Bude and Bath is 103 miles. The road distance is 136.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bude to Bath without a car is to line 6 bus and bus and train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Bude to Bath, including transfers.

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Bude to Bath bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Bude, The Strand station.

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Bude to Bath bus services, operated by Bath Bus Company, arrive at Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bude to Bath is 136 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Bude to Bath.

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There are 1008+ hotels available in Bath. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bude to Bath.
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  • Distance: 102.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

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

You can take a bus from Bude to Bath via Holsworthy, Church, Okehampton, West Street, Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street, Sowton, Honiton Road P&R, Monkerton, The Barn Owl, and Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal in around 6 h 56 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Train from Saltash to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bude, The Strand to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holsworthy, Church to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter, St Davids Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Station Entrance
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Sidwell Street to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Plymouth Citybus
Bath Bus Company
Phone
+44 (0)1225 444102
Website
bathbuscompany.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bathbuscompany.com
Air Decker
Website
airdecker.com
Bus from Bristol Airport to Bath
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
airdecker.com
Carmel Coaches
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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