There are 3 ways to get from Exeter to Tintagel by train, taxi, night bus, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take a taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Tintagel

$142 - $205

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 95 bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the night bus from Exeter to Bodmin National Express
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Wadebridge Bus Station to Tintagel, Visitor Centre 95 / ...

$18 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Tintagel 62.8 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Tintagel. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Tintagel, Visitor Centre via Bodmin, Priory House and Wadebridge Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Tintagel is 54 miles. The road distance is 62.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Tintagel without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Exeter to Tintagel, including transfers.

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Exeter to Tintagel bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.

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Exeter to Tintagel bus services, operated by First, arrive at Tintagel, Visitor Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Tintagel is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Exeter to Tintagel.

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There are 1007+ hotels available in Tintagel. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Tintagel.
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  • Distance: 54.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

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

There is no direct connection from Exeter to Tintagel. However, you can take the train to Bodmin Parkway then take the taxi to Tintagel. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Exeter to Tintagel via Bodmin, Bodmin, Priory House, and Wadebridge Bus Station in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Exeter to Bodmin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Tintagel
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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