Visiting

How to find the Transporter Bridge

From either Junction 24 or Junction 28 of the M4 take the A48 dual carriageway (Southern Distributor Road) which runs right past the Bridge. Using satellite navigation, the approximate postcode is NP20 2SS.

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The nearest bus service is Newport Transport No 40/41 from the City Centre.

Parking

Free parking is available in the small car park just off the A48 on the west side. Further parking is available on Stephenson Street on the east side.

Accessibility

Disabled parking is available adjacent to the Bridge and Visitor Centre, which has a disabled-friendly toilet.

Activities and Prices

A day ticket (adult £3, child £2) gives access to the high level walkway, the motor house platform and unlimited crossings on the gondola. A single crossing is £1 (child 50p) and a return crossing £1.50 (child £1).

Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre is normally open when the Bridge is operating and offers lots of information about the Bridge as well as postcards and souvenirs.

Refreshments

Just across the road is Fanny’s Rest Stop, an award-winning cafe offering drinks, snacks and meals.