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There are 5 ways to get from Newport to Bideford by train, bus or car

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Train CrossCountry  •  4h 43m

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

$76 - $146

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square to Bristol, Bus Station 7Xp
  2. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Barnstaple, Bus Station M31

$29 - $46

3 alternative options

Train via Taunton  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$79 - $164

Bus National Express  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Bideford National Express

$35 - $46

Drive  •  2h 7m

  1. Drive from Newport to Bideford 122.5 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Newport to Bideford is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Bideford is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newport to Bideford. However, there are services departing from NEWPORT, South Wales and arriving at Bideford via Bristol Bus & Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 15m.

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The distance between Newport and Bideford is 66 miles. The road distance is 122.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Newport to Bideford without a car is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs £55 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Newport to Bideford, including transfers.

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Newport to Bideford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Newport to Bideford is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs £55 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 5h 15m.

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Newport to Bideford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bideford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newport to Bideford is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2h 7m to drive from Newport to Bideford.

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Map of how to get from Newport to Bideford.
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  • Distance: 65.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Newport, Wales and Bideford, England?

You can take a train from Newport to Bideford via Bristol Parkway, Exeter St Davids, Barnstaple, and Barnstaple, Rail Station in around 4h 43m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newport to Bideford once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Parkway to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
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 Newport (S Wales) to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Bideford
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
National Express

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