How to get from Bristol to Carmarthen

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Travel Information between Bristol and Carmarthen

distanceDistance78 miles (125 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £45 • 2 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 78 miles (125 km) to Carmarthen from Bristol. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bristol to Carmarthen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bristol 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 Bristol to Carmarthen.

There are 4 travel options from Bristol to Carmarthen: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bristol to Carmarthen, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Carmarthen:

A flight is £26 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Bristol to Carmarthen costing on average £26.

A flight is £1 less than a ferry for this journey with tickets for a ferry from Bristol to Carmarthen costing on average £1.

A flight journey is usually £45 less than a journey to Carmarthen by train, which costs on average £45 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Bristol to Carmarthen is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 42 min.

Other travel options between Bristol and Carmarthen can usually take longer:

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The distance from Bristol to Carmarthen is approximately 78 miles (125 km).

The average frequency per day from Bristol to Carmarthen is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.
  • 17 trains a day.

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

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

  • Coaches from Bristol to Carmarthen most often leave from Bristol, City Centre and arrive in Carmarthen, Blue Street.
  • Trains most often depart from Bristol at Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Carmarthen at Carmarthen.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bristol to Carmarthen:

  • You can travel between Bristol and Carmarthen by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £26 with National Express from Bristol to Carmarthen.
  • You can travel by train from Bristol to Carmarthen with Transport for Wales, and you can find Transport for Wales Bristol to Carmarthen tickets for £45 on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bristol to Carmarthen often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Cardiff or Swansea. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bristol and Carmarthen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Carmarthen and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £26 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £1 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £45 one way on average.

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

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