There is a public bus service between the Cathedral Cities of Worcester and Hereford (DRM Bus 420) which runs through the town of Bromyard.This service also has a stop at Ocle Pychard, called Burley Gate (approx 1km from the Church) for your return journey. Please check timetables prior to your journey. http://drmbus.com
The walk from Bromyard to St. James, Stanford Bishop is approximately 5.5kms on a quiet country road or 6kms by public footpath through the Frome Valley.
Both Worcester and Hereford have railway stations.