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

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Train via Carmarthen  •  5 h 9 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

$51 - $108

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Bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Brecon, Interchange to Swansea, Bus Station T6
  2. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to Tenby National Express

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 19 min

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

$51 - $86

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

$170 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Merthyr Tydfil station to Tenby. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station and arriving at Tenby via Brecon, Interchange and Swansea Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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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 9 min.

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The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Tenby is 57 miles. The road distance is 79.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby without a car is to train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs £35 - £85.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby, including transfers.

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Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Brecon, Interchange station.

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Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Merthyr Tydfil station.

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The best way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby is to train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs £35 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby.
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  • Distance: 57.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby via Cardiff Central and Carmarthen in around 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby via Brecon, Interchange, Swansea, Bus Station, and Swansea Bus Station in around 5 h 34 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
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
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 Merthyr Tydfil to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Bridgend to Tenby
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
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 Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$170 - $230
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Assist
$170 - $230
UberX
$170 - $230
Exec
$210 - $290
UberXL
$240 - $330

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Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Tenby station.

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Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Tenby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Merthyr Tydfil to Tenby.

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