There are 9 ways to get from Bude to Brighton by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Pennycomequick, Railway Station 12
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$166 - $280

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Brighton National Express

$41 - $47

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Bus, train via Exeter St Davids  •  9 h 13 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 London Paddington
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$157 - $270

Bus via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Brighton, Preston Circus National Express / ...

$45 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Bude to Brighton 227.4 miles

$45 - $75

Bus to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to Summercourt, Bus Depot
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW

$72 - $218

Bus to Exeter, fly to London City, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter City Centre, Portland House
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Brighton

$109 - $329

Bus to Newquay, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to Summercourt, Bus Depot
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Heathrow (LHR) NQY - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$235 - $527

Fly Exeter to Southampton, train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Southampton (SOU) EXT - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton

$138 - $521

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The cheapest way to get from Bude to Brighton is to bus which costs £30 - £36 and takes 12 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bude to Brighton is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bude to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Bude, The Strand and arriving at Brighton, Preston Circus via Launceston, Westgate Street, Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 21 min.

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The distance between Bude and Brighton is 193 miles. The road distance is 227.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bude to Brighton without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 20 min and costs £120 - £220.

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It takes approximately 8 h 20 min to get from Bude to Brighton, including transfers.

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Bude to Brighton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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The quickest flight from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Bude to Brighton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brighton, Preston Circus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bude to Brighton is 227 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to drive from Bude to Brighton.

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Map of how to get from Bude to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 193.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Bude to Brighton via Launceston, Westgate Street, Pennycomequick, Railway Station, Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, Heathrow Airport London T5, and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 11 h 21 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Birmingham, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Chambery
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Guernsey, Jersey
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via London Gatwick, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Thameslink
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Launceston, Westgate Street to Pennycomequick, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Station Entrance
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter City Centre, Portland House
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Brighton, Preston Circus
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Brighton
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Travel Cornwall
Phone
01726 861108
Website
travelcornwall.uk.com
Bus from Bude, The Strand to Summercourt, Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com

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