There are 7 ways to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train via Carmarthen  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Carmarthen
  2. Take the train from Carmarthen to Tenby

$41 - $84

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff Bay, Millennium Centre (Wales Millennium Centre) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) X10
  2. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to Tenby National Express

$19 - $25

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Tenby

$46 - $71

Bus, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) 303
  2. Take the train from Bridgend to Tenby

$44 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby 95.9 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take a town car from Cardiff Airport to Tenby 95.9 miles

$220 - $310

Uber  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby 95.9 miles

$200 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby is to bus which costs £14 - £20 and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Airport, Airport and arriving at Tenby via Cardiff Bay, Millennium Centre (Wales Millennium Centre) and Swansea Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby. However, there are services departing from Rhoose and arriving at Tenby via Bridgend and Carmarthen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Tenby is 62 miles. The road distance is 95.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby without a car is to train which takes 4 h 18 min and costs £30 - £65.

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby, including transfers.

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Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby bus services, operated by First, depart from Cardiff Bay, Millennium Centre (Wales Millennium Centre) station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby.
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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

What companies run services between Cardiff Airport (CWL), Wales and Tenby, Wales?

You can take a train from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby via Bridgend and Carmarthen in around 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby via Atlantic Wharf, County Hall (Atlantic Wharf Leisure Village), Cardiff Bay, Millennium Centre (Wales Millennium Centre), Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station), and Swansea Bus Station in around 5 h.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bridgend to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Carmarthen to Tenby
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Train from Cardiff Central to Tenby
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Bridgend to Tenby
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bridgend to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
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 Swansea Bus Station to Tenby
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$200 - $280
UberX
$200 - $280
Exec
$250 - $350
UberXL
$290 - $400
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cardiff Airport to Tenby
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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