Birmingham to Carmarthen train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Carmarthen

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£65

Average

£77

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
08:30Birmingham3h57 12:27Carmarthen
0 changes
£651One-way
Transport for Wales
11:00Birmingham5h50 16:50Carmarthen
0 changes
£891One-way

Train schedule Birmingham to Carmarthen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 29 May
Great Western Railway
08:30Birmingham3h57 12:27Carmarthen
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Transport for Wales
11:00Birmingham5h50 16:50Carmarthen
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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Carmarthen

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 57 m

Average

4 h 53 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

178 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Birmingham for Carmarthen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
08:30Birmingham3h57 12:27Carmarthen
0 changes
£651One-way
Transport for Wales
11:00Birmingham5h50 16:50Carmarthen
0 changes
£891One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Carmarthen

distanceDistance110 miles (178 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£85 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Carmarthen cover the 110 miles (178 km) long route taking on average 3 h 57 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £85, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £63. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Carmarthen.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Birmingham to Carmarthen

For as little as £63 you can travel by train from Birmingham to Carmarthen with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Carmarthen from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry is one of the best options when travelling by train to Carmarthen from Birmingham. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train timetables for the Birmingham - Carmarthen journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey available. The distance from Birmingham to Carmarthen is around 110 miles (178 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at £85. As you check the latest Birmingham to Carmarthen train timetable from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Carmarthen safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket between Birmingham and Carmarthen so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

  • Average Price: £85

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Carmarthen

Travel by train to Carmarthen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Carmarthen.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Birmingham to Carmarthen for some dates and times for as low as £63  one way in the next 7 days.
The Birmingham to Carmarthen train ticket price is on average £85  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 110 miles (178 km)  from Birmingham to Carmarthen by train.
The train time to Carmarthen from Birmingham is on average 3 h 57 min  for the 110 miles (178 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Carmarthen from Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Carmarthen.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Carmarthen, called Carmarthen, is located around 0.1 miles (249 m) away from its city centre.

For the best Birmingham to Carmarthen train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Birmingham to Carmarthen to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Carmarthen is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Birmingham to Carmarthen train departs at 07: 30   and the last train from Birmingham to Carmarthen leaves at 17: 12. Check out the most up-to-date Birmingham to Carmarthen train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Carmarthen from Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £85 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Birmingham to Carmarthen a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Carmarthen
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip to Carmarthen from Birmingham.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
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Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales

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