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

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Train, bus  •  7 h 32 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 / ...

$107 - $209

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Bus  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Barnstaple
  3. Take the bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church 85 / ...

$89 - $110

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Train, bus via Barnstaple  •  8 h 15 min

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

$122 - $243

Bus, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street S6
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Plymouth
  4. Take the bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street 12

$105 - $158

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Bude 202.1 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly, bus  •  7 h 6 min

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

$126 - $396

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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 (Stop K5) and arriving at Bude, The Strand via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Barnstaple, Bus Station and Holsworthy, Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 19 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 32 min and costs £80 - £160.

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 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 (Stop K5) station.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Oxford to Bude bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Holsworthy, Church 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 32 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, Barnstaple, Barnstaple, Bus Station, Holsworthy, Church, and Holsworthy, Library in around 10 h 19 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
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
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Bristol Parkway to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Oxford to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
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 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
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 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Swindon to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
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 Barnstaple, Rail Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
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
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to Launceston, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plymouthbus.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 (Stop K5) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
nationalexpress.com
Carmel Coaches
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Holsworthy, Church
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
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
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
travelcornwall.uk.com

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Flybe offers flights from Birmingham Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 672+ hotels available in Bude. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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