There are 5 ways to get from London to Tintern Abbey by bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Chepstow National Express

$18 - $22

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)

$86 - $181

Train via Gloucester  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Gloucester
  2. Take the train from Gloucester to Chepstow

$79 - $167

Bus Megabus UK  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Broadmead, Cabot Circus M10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadmead, Cabot Circus to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) 7Xp

$31 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from London to Tintern Abbey 129.8 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Tintern Abbey is 177 km. The road distance is 208 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Tintern Abbey is to bus which costs £13 - £17 and takes 3 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Tintern Abbey is to drive which takes 2 h 17 min and costs £20 - £30.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Tintern Abbey. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Tintern Abbey via Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from London to Tintern Abbey, including transfers.

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

National Express operates a bus from London to Tintern Abbey 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Tintern Abbey hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $140 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from London Paddington to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Gloucester to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators

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