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

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Bus  •  4 h 5 min

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

$22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilfracombe to Bude 47.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Ilfracombe to Bude 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

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 and Holsworthy, Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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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 4 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min 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 Holsworthy, Church station.

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

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There are 670+ hotels available in Bude. Prices start at $89 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: 4 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Ilfracombe to Bude via Barnstaple, Bus Station, Holsworthy, Church, and Holsworthy, Library in around 4 h 5 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilfracombe, Wilder Road Car Park to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
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
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Ilfracombe, Marlborough Road to Barnstaple, Barclays Bank
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
filers.co.uk
Carmel Coaches
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
Other operators
Taxi from Ilfracombe to Bude
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270

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