There are 5 ways to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) T4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Tenby National Express

$21 - $26

4 alternative options

Train via Carmarthen  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
  3. Take the train from Carmarthen to Tenby

$53 - $131

Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Merthyr Tydfil to Bridgend
  2. Take the train from Bridgend to Tenby

$58 - $123

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby 79.8 miles

$17 - $25

Uber  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby 79.8 miles

$180 - $250

What companies run services between Merthyr Tydfil, Wales and Tenby, Wales?

You can take a bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby via Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) and Cardiff Coach Station in around 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby via Cardiff Central and Carmarthen in around 5 h 14 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Carmarthen to Tenby
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Train from Merthyr Tydfil to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bridgend to Tenby
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Carmarthen to Tenby
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Bridgend to Tenby
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$180 - $250
uberX
$180 - $250
uberEXEC
$220 - $310
uberXL
$260 - $360

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Tenby is 92 km. The road distance is 128 km.

The cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £12 - £18.

No, there is no direct train from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil and arriving at Tenby via Cardiff Central and Carmarthen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) and arriving at Tenby via Cardiff Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby, including transfers.