There are 3 ways to get from Plymouth to Croyde Bay by train, bus or car

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Train, line 21 bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Barnstaple, Station Entrance to Croyde, Bay Holiday Village 21

$54 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus, line 21 bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth, University to Tavistock, Bus Station 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tavistock, Bus Station to Barnstaple, Bus Station 118
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Croyde Bay, Ruda Holiday Park 21

$30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Croyde Bay 72.7 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Croyde Bay is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Croyde Bay is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth to Croyde Bay. However, there are services departing from Plymouth, University and arriving at Croyde Bay, Ruda Holiday Park via Tavistock, Bus Station and Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Croyde Bay is 53 miles. The road distance is 72.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Croyde Bay without a car is to train and line 21 bus which takes 4 h 31 min and costs £40 - £80.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Plymouth to Croyde Bay, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Croyde Bay bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Plymouth, University station.

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Plymouth to Croyde Bay bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Croyde Bay, Ruda Holiday Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Croyde Bay is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Plymouth to Croyde Bay.

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There are 599+ hotels available in Croyde Bay. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Croyde Bay.
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  • Distance: 53.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Croyde Bay, Devon, England?

You can take a bus from Plymouth to Croyde Bay via Tavistock, Bus Station and Barnstaple, Bus Station in around 5 h 18 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Station Entrance to Croyde, Bay Holiday Village
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth, University to Tavistock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Bus Station to Croyde Bay, Ruda Holiday Park
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Plymouth Citybus
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Tavistock, Bus Station to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk

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