There are 4 ways to get from St Ives to Tintagel by train, bus 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

Train, bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from St Erth to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Bodmin, The Shire House Mount Folly to Camelford, Museum 55 / ...

$37 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus via Truro, Boscawen Street  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street T2
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to Tintagel, Visitor Centre 95

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Bus Station T2
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to Tintagel, Visitor Centre 95

$9 - $12

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from St Ives to Tintagel 59.4 miles

$12 - $19

What companies run services between St Ives, Cornwall, England and Tintagel, England?

You can take a bus from St Ives to Tintagel via Truro, Boscawen Street and Truro, Bus Station in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Erth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $50
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bodmin, The Shire House Mount Folly to Camelford, Museum
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Boscawen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Tintagel, Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
First
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Ives and Tintagel is 72 km. The road distance is 95 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Ives to Tintagel is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 4 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from St Ives to Tintagel is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £9 - £14.

No, there is no direct bus from St Ives to Tintagel. However, there are services departing from St Ives, Bus Station and arriving at Tintagel, Visitor Centre via Truro, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from St Ives to Tintagel, including transfers.