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There are 6 ways to get from Bude to Southampton by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter, St Davids Station 6A / ...
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury

$53 - $90

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Bus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express

$27 - $40

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Bus, train via Barnstaple, Station Entrance  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bude, The Strand to Barnstaple, Station Entrance 85
  2. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury

$70 - $123

Bus, train via Barnstaple, Station Entrance #2  •  7 h 49 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 Salisbury

$70 - $124

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Bude to Southampton 164.5 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly, train  •  8 h 6 min

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

$89 - $227

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The cheapest way to get from Bude to Southampton is to bus which costs £20 - £35 and takes 9 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bude to Southampton is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bude to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Bude, The Strand and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via Holsworthy, Church, Okehampton, West Street and Exeter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 42 min.

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The distance between Bude and Southampton is 138 miles. The road distance is 164.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bude to Southampton without a car is to bus and train which takes 7 h 15 min and costs £40 - £70.

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Bude to Southampton, including transfers.

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Bude to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.

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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 Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bude to Southampton is 164 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to drive from Bude to Southampton.

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  • Distance: 137.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Bude to Southampton once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 5 h 15 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
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Exeter, St Davids Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Bude, The Strand to Barnstaple, Station Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Barnstaple, Station Entrance
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Stagecoach South West
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 Exeter to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
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
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com

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