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There are 5 ways to get from Bath to Tintern Abbey by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Chepstow

$27 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station 37 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Chepstow, Bus Station 7Xp / ...

$6 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 19 bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station 19 / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bath to Tintern Abbey 35.8 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Tintern Abbey 35.8 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Bath to Tintern Abbey is to line 19 bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Tintern Abbey is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Tintern Abbey. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings and arriving at Tintern Abbey via Bristol, Bus Station and Chepstow, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Bath and Tintern Abbey is 26 miles. The road distance is 35.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to Tintern Abbey without a car is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs £21 - £65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Bath to Tintern Abbey, including transfers.

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Bath to Tintern Abbey bus services, operated by First, depart from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings station.

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The best way to get from Bath to Tintern Abbey is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs £21 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £11 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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Bath to Tintern Abbey bus services, operated by First, arrive at Chepstow, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to Tintern Abbey is 36 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Bath to Tintern Abbey.

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Map of how to get from Bath to Tintern Abbey.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Bath, England and Tintern Abbey, Wales?

You can take a train from Bath to Tintern Abbey via Newport (S Wales), Chepstow, and Chepstow, Bus Station in around 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bath to Tintern Abbey via Bristol, Bus Station and Chepstow, Bus Station in around 4 h 3 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Chepstow, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
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 Bristol, Bus Station to Chepstow, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bath to Tintern Abbey
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000

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