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There are 3 ways to get from Ilfracombe to Bude by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station 21 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Bude, The Strand 85

$14 - $21

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Taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Ilfracombe to Bude 47.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Ilfracombe to Bude 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Ilfracombe to Bude is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Ilfracombe to Bude is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 1h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilfracombe to Bude. However, there are services departing from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park and arriving at Bude, The Strand via Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 34m.

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The distance between Ilfracombe and Bude is 32 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilfracombe to Bude without a car is to bus which takes 3h 34m and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Ilfracombe to Bude, including transfers.

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Ilfracombe to Bude bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park station.

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Ilfracombe to Bude bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Bude, The Strand station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilfracombe to Bude is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Ilfracombe to Bude.

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There are 681+ hotels available in Bude. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ilfracombe to Bude.
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

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

You can take a bus from Ilfracombe to Bude via Barnstaple, Bus Station in around 3h 34m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Stagecoach South West
Filers Travel
Phone
01271 863819
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Ilfracombe, Marlborough Road to Barnstaple, Barclays Bank
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
filers.co.uk
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Taxi from Ilfracombe to Bude
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
$220 - $270

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