How to get from London to Carmarthen

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Travel Information to Carmarthen from London

distanceDistance180 miles (290 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£22 - £58
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 5 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £58 • 3 h 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Travel 180 miles (290 km) by coach or train from London to Carmarthen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 41 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £22. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from London to Carmarthen.

Travel Tips: Travel from London 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 London to Carmarthen.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Carmarthen, which costs on average £22.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Carmarthen:

A coach is £36 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from London to Carmarthen costing on average £58.

The fastest way to get to Carmarthen from London is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 41 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 5 h 20 min   on average.

The distance from London to Carmarthen is approximately 180 miles (290 km).

The average frequency per day from London to Carmarthen is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Carmarthen from London 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 when travelling from London to Carmarthen:

  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from London to Carmarthen depart from London Victoria to Carmarthen.

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

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Carmarthen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express London to Carmarthen tickets on Omio for £22.
  • Great Western Railway can take you to Carmarthen by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Great Western Railway from London to Carmarthen for £58.

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Carmarthen with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Carmarthen with National Express with direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find direct train services to Carmarthen with with around 12 direct trains every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Carmarthen tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Carmarthen often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Cardiff, Swansea or Bristol. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Carmarthen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Carmarthen and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from London to Carmarthen, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £22 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £58 one way on average.

But we recommend booking London to Carmarthen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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