Travel options
from Carmarthen to Cardiff

You can get from Carmarthen to Cardiff by train, bus or flight.

No journeys found

We couldn’t find any journeys for this date. Click below and try searching for another date.

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

Travel Tips: Travel from Carmarthen to Cardiff

Travel to Cardiff 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 Carmarthen to Cardiff.
FAQs

How do I travel between Carmarthen and Cardiff?

There are 2 travel options from Carmarthen to Cardiff: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Carmarthen to Cardiff?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Carmarthen to Cardiff, which costs on average £9.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cardiff:

A coach journey is usually £15 less than a journey to Cardiff by train, which costs on average £24 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Cardiff from Carmarthen?

The fastest way from Carmarthen to Cardiff is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 46 min.

Other travel options to Cardiff from Carmarthen can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 2 h 25 min   on average.

What is the distance from Carmarthen to Cardiff?

The distance from Carmarthen to Cardiff is approximately 55 miles (88 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Carmarthen to Cardiff?

The average frequency per day from Carmarthen to Cardiff is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Carmarthen to Cardiff?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Carmarthen to Cardiff:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Carmarthen to Cardiff depart from Carmarthen, Blue Street to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Most travellers board their train from Carmarthen and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Carmarthen to Cardiff?

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

  • National Express can get you to Cardiff by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Carmarthen to Cardiff for £9 on Omio.
  • Great Western Railway can take you to Cardiff by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Great Western Railway from Carmarthen to Cardiff for £24.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Carmarthen to Cardiff?

Omio customers who travel from Carmarthen to Cardiff often also extend their holiday to go to London, Bristol or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Cardiff and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets between Carmarthen and Cardiff online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £9 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £24 one way on average.

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

Travelling from Carmarthen to Cardiff: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need