There are 8 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Bude by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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

Train Great Western Railway, bus, line 6 bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Okehampton, West Street 6A / ...
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Okehampton, West Street to Holsworthy, Library 6
  4. Take the line 6 bus from Holsworthy, Library to Bude, The Strand 6 / ...

$124 - $204

Cheapest option

Train South Western Railway, bus, line 6 bus  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Prison to Okehampton, West Street 6A / ...
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Okehampton, West Street to Holsworthy, Library 6
  4. Take the line 6 bus from Holsworthy, Library to Bude, The Strand 6 / ...

$75 - $111

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
  3. Take the bus from Barnstaple, Rail Station to Holsworthy, Church 85 / ...

$139 - $238

Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter National Express

$105 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Bude 233.6 miles

$50 - $75

Tube to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, line 93 bus, bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  3. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Fraddon, Kingsley Village
  4. Take the bus from Fraddon, Kingsley Village to Bude, Bencoolen Road

$77 - $226

Tube to London City, fly to Exeter, bus, line 6 bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to West Ham Underground Station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Okehampton, West Street
  4. Take the line 6 bus from Okehampton, West Street to Holsworthy, Library
  5. Take the line 6 bus from Holsworthy, Library to Bude, The Strand

$88 - $296

Train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  3. Take the bus from Fraddon, Kingsley Village to Bude, Bencoolen Road

$127 - $435

Questions & Answers

The distance between London Paddington Station and Bude is 196 miles. The road distance is 233.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Bude without a car is to train and bus and line 6 bus which takes 7 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from London Paddington Station to Bude, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Bude is 234 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Bude.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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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 London Paddington Station to Bude.
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  • Distance: 196.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Bude, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Bude every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Okehampton, West Street to Holsworthy, Library
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holsworthy, Library to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Rail Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Prison to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com
Travel Cornwall
Phone
01726 861108
Website
travelcornwall.uk.com
Bus from Fraddon, Kingsley Village to Bude, Bencoolen Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com

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