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There are 6 ways to get from Oxford to Bude by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Okehampton, West Street 6A / ...

$99 - $209

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Bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Heathrow Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bideford
  3. Take the bus from Bideford Quay to Bude, The Strand 85

$86 - $110

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles to Gloucester, Market Parade 853
  2. Take the train from Gloucester to Plymouth
  3. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, station to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Bude 202.1 miles

$40 - $65

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly, bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  4. Take the bus from Summercourt, Bus Depot to Bude, The Strand

Train to Manchester, fly, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY
  3. Take the bus from Summercourt, Bus Depot to Bude, The Strand

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Bude is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Bude is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Bude. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane and arriving at Bude, The Strand via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Bideford Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Bude is 157 miles. The road distance is 202.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Bude without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 1 min and costs £75 - £160.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Oxford to Bude, including transfers.

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Oxford to Bude bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, depart from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Bude is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to drive from Oxford to Bude.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Bude.
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  • Distance: 156.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Oxford to Bude via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Bideford, and Bideford Quay in around 9 h 37 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 Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Gloucester to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Okehampton, West Street
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Bideford Quay to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Stagecoach South West
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles to Gloucester, Market Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
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 Bideford
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
nationalexpress.com
Travel Cornwall
Phone
01726 861108
Website
travelcornwall.uk.com
Bus from Summercourt, Bus Depot to Bude, The Strand
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 669+ hotels available in Bude. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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