How to get from Birmingham to Carmarthen

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Travel Information to Carmarthen from Birmingham

distanceDistance110 miles (178 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £85
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 5 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £85 • 4 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a coach or train to travel 110 miles (178 km) between Birmingham and Carmarthen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Carmarthen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Carmarthen

Travel 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.

There are 2 ways to travel from Birmingham to Carmarthen including taking a coach or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Carmarthen, which costs on average £17.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Carmarthen:

A coach is £68 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Birmingham to Carmarthen costing on average £85.

The fastest way to get to Carmarthen from Birmingham is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 2 min.

There are alternative travel options to Carmarthen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 5 h.

The Birmingham to Carmarthen distance is approximately 110 miles (178 km).

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Carmarthen is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Carmarthen from Birmingham as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Carmarthen:

  • Coaches most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Carmarthen at Carmarthen, Blue Street.
  • Trains from Birmingham to Carmarthen most often leave from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Carmarthen.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Carmarthen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Carmarthen by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Birmingham to Carmarthen for £17.
  • Cross Country can get you to Carmarthen by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Cross Country from Birmingham to Carmarthen for £85 on Omio.
Your journey from Birmingham to Carmarthen doesn't have to end in Carmarthen. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Cardiff or Swansea. If you’d like to add London, Cardiff or Swansea to your Birmingham to Carmarthen trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Carmarthen today!

When planning your trip to Carmarthen from Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £17 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £85 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Birmingham and Carmarthen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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