Explore 3 ways to travel

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway

$91 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol to Bodmin National Express

$20 - $32

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Tintagel 141.8 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Tintagel, England?

You can take a train from Bristol to Tintagel via Exeter St Davids, Bodmin Parkway, Bodmin Parkway Station, Bodmin, Priory House, Bodmin, The Shire House Mount Folly, and Camelford, Museum in around 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Tintagel once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and Tintagel is 174 km. The road distance is 227 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Tintagel is to bus which costs £15 - £24 and takes 6 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol to Tintagel is to drive which takes 2 h 29 min and costs £22 - £35.

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Tintagel. However, there are services departing from Bristol and arriving at Tintagel, Visitor Centre via Bodmin, The Shire House Mount Folly and Camelford, Museum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 39 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Bristol to Tintagel, including transfers.