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There are 3 ways to get from Plymouth to Meldon by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 1 bus, line 118 bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Plymouth City Centre, Charles Street to Tavistock, Bus Station 1
  2. Take the line 118 bus from Tavistock, Bus Station to Meldon, Hughslade 118

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plymouth to Meldon 29.1 miles

£60 - £75

1 alternative option

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Meldon 29.1 miles

£4 - £7

Plymouth to Meldon by bus

The bus journey time between Plymouth and Meldon is around 2h and covers a distance of around 33 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 30m. Operated by Stagecoach South West and Dartline Coaches, the Plymouth to Meldon bus service departs from Plymouth City Centre, Charles Street and arrives in Meldon, Hughslade. Typically 54 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h
Fastest bus time:
1h 30m
Bus distance:
33 miles
Buses per week:
54
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:32
Last bus departs at:
22:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Plymouth to Meldon bus schedules

Plymouth → Meldon
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The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Meldon is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Meldon is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth to Meldon. However, there are services departing from Plymouth City Centre, Charles Street and arriving at Meldon, Hughslade via Tavistock, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 39m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Meldon is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Meldon without a car is to line 1 bus and line 118 bus which takes 2h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 39m to get from Plymouth to Meldon, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Meldon bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Plymouth City Centre, Charles Street station.

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Plymouth to Meldon bus services, operated by Dartline Coaches, arrive at Meldon, Hughslade station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to Meldon is 29 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Plymouth to Meldon.

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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 39m

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Meldon, Devon, England?

You can take a bus from Plymouth to Meldon via Tavistock, Bus Station in around 2h 39m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Charles Street to Tavistock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach South West
Dartline Coaches
Phone
01392 872900
Email
info@dartline-coaches.co.uk
Website
dartline-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Tavistock, Bus Station to Meldon, Hughslade
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Dartline Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Plymouth to Meldon
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Speedee Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 717 273
Website
speedeetaxi.co.uk
Silverline Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 242424
Sherford Taxi
Phone
+44 1752 484 484
Website
sherfordtaxi.com
Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+44 1752 606 060
Website
plymouthtaxis.com

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