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There are 8 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$165 - $255

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Bus  •  12h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bideford National Express

$47 - $136

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Bus Megabus UK  •  14h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Birmingham, Navigation Street M33
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bideford National Express

$65 - $103

Drive  •  6h 30m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford 393.7 miles

$80 - $130

Fly Newcastle to Exeter, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Exeter (EXT) NCL - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter Central to Barnstaple

$76 - $283

Fly Newcastle to Bristol, train  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$110 - $306

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, train  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Barnstaple

$142 - $317

Fly Newcastle to Cardiff, train  •  9h 28m

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Cardiff (CWL) NCL - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
  4. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$141 - $434

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford is to bus which costs £50 - £80 and takes 14h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford is to fly and train which costs £55 - £220 and takes 6h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Bideford via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 20m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Bideford is 296 miles. The road distance is 393.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford without a car is to train which takes 8h 39m and costs £120 - £200.

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It takes approximately 8h 39m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford is to train which takes 8h 39m and costs £120 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £110 and takes 12h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bideford station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford.
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  • Distance: 295.6 miles
  • Duration: 8h 39m

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Bideford, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford via Exeter St Davids, Barnstaple, and Barnstaple, Rail Station in around 8h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 12h 20m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter Central to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
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 Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bideford
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bideford
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
Megabus UK

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford is 394 miles. It takes approximately 6h 30m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bideford.

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Flybe offers flights from Newcastle Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 889+ hotels available in Bideford. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 25m and costs £2 - £4.

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