There are 3 ways to get from St Ives to Tintagel by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 38 min

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

$137 - $194

Cheapest option

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

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Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from St Ives to Tintagel 59.4 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from St Ives to Tintagel is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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

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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 Truro, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between St Ives and Tintagel is 45 miles. The road distance is 59.4 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 2 h 38 min and costs £100 - £150.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from St Ives to Tintagel, including transfers.

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St Ives to Tintagel bus services, operated by First, arrive at St Ives, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between St Ives to Tintagel is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from St Ives to Tintagel.

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There are 1023+ hotels available in Tintagel. Prices start at $105 USD 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: 2 h 38 min

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

You can take a bus from St Ives to Tintagel via Truro, Bus Station in around 4 h 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Erth to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $50
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Truro, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Truro, Bus Station to Tintagel, Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Bodmin Parkway to Tintagel
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130

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