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

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Train, taxi  •  2h 15m

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

£71 - £108

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Line 239 bus, bus  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the line 239 bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Gloweth, Truro College 239
  2. Take the bus from Gloweth, Truro College to Tintagel, Visitor Centre 212

Bus  •  4h 38m

  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

Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from St Ives to Tintagel 59.6 miles

£9 - £15

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The cheapest way to get from St Ives to Tintagel is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from St Ives to Tintagel is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Ives station to Tintagel. However, there are services departing from St Ives, Bus Station and arriving at Tintagel, Visitor Centre via Gloweth, Truro College. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 32m.

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The distance between St Ives and Tintagel is 45 miles. The road distance is 59.6 miles.

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The best way to get from St Ives to Tintagel without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 15m and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from St Ives to Tintagel, including transfers.

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St Ives to Tintagel bus services, operated by First Kernow, depart from St Ives, Bus Station.

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St Ives to Tintagel bus services, operated by First Kernow, arrive at Tintagel, Visitor Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Ives to Tintagel is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from St Ives to Tintagel.

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There are 1173+ hotels available in Tintagel. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from St Ives to Tintagel.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

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

You can take a bus from St Ives to Tintagel via Gloweth, Truro College in around 3h 32m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Erth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Advanced Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from St Erth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Single
£29 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£18 - £27
Bus operators
First Kernow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Gloweth, Truro College
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Bus from Gloweth, Truro College to Tintagel, Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Tintagel, Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Tintagel
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
£50 - £60
Roger's Private Hire
Phone
+44 7976 372 066
Website
rogersprivatehire.co.uk
Lostwithiel Town Cars
Phone
+44 7760 303 515
Badger Cars of Lostwithiel
Phone
+44 1208 871 538
Parnell's Taxis
Phone
+44 1208 75000
Website
parnellstaxis.co.uk
Parkway Taxis
Phone
+44 1208 77340
Beacon Cabs of Bodmin
Phone
+44 7858 522 054

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