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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station T2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) 7Xp

$10 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Chepstow

$25 - $96

Line 201 night bus, bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 201 night bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Tintern Abbey 69

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol to Tintern Abbey 22.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Tintern Abbey 22.5 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Tintern Abbey is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Tintern Abbey is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Tintern Abbey is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Bristol to Tintern Abbey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Tintern Abbey. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Tintern Abbey via Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station and Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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

You can take a bus from Bristol to Tintern Abbey via Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station and Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) in around 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol to Tintern Abbey via Newport (S Wales), Chepstow, and Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
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 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Phil Anslow Travel
Phone
01495 77 55 99
Email
philanslowcoaches@outlook.com
Website
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Tintern Abbey
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Tintern Abbey
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol to Tintern Abbey
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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