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

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

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Tenby

$46 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to Tenby National Express

$19 - $34

5 alternative options

Train via Carmarthen  •  4 h 21 min

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

$43 - $101

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 - $94

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

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Great Western Railway also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse), Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station), and Swansea Bus Station in around 5 h 3 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
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
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Bridgend to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Carmarthen to Tenby
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
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 Cardiff Central to Tenby
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Bridgend to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Carmarthen to Tenby
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Train from Bridgend to Tenby
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
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
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
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
uberASSIST
$200 - $280
uberX
$200 - $280
uberEXEC
$260 - $350
uberXL
$300 - $410
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cardiff Airport to Tenby
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Tenby is 99 km. The road distance is 153 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby is to bus which costs £14 - £26 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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

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 21 min.

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, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and Swansea Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Tenby, including transfers.