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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Carmarthen

distanceDistance286 miles (461 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£268 (€302)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Carmarthen cover the 286 miles (461 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 59 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £268, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £268. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Carmarthen.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Carmarthen.
You can find a cheap train from Edinburgh to Carmarthen for some dates and times for as low as £268  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Carmarthen from Edinburgh is £268  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Edinburgh and Carmarthen via train to be approximately 286 miles (461 km).
On average the train from Edinburgh to Carmarthen duration is 8 h 59 min  for the 286 miles (461 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arriving in Carmarthen.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Carmarthen, located 0.1 miles (249 m) away from the city centre.

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Carmarthen is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Edinburgh to Carmarthen train departs at 12: 51   and the last train from Edinburgh to Carmarthen leaves at 12: 51. Check out the most up-to-date Edinburgh to Carmarthen train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find a train between Edinburgh and Carmarthen to cost on average £268 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Edinburgh to Carmarthen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip between Edinburgh and Carmarthen.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express

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