|Distance||141 miles (228 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£24 - £38|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £24 • 8 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £38 • 4 h 58 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Transport for Wales|
Take a coach or train to travel 141 miles (228 km) from Manchester to Carmarthen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 58 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £24. 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 Manchester to Carmarthen.
There are 2 ways to get from Manchester to Carmarthen: coach or train.
The cheapest way from Manchester to Carmarthen is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £24 compared to other travel options to Carmarthen:
A coach is £14 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Manchester to Carmarthen costing on average £38.
The fastest way to get to Carmarthen from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 58 min.
There are alternative travel options to Carmarthen that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 8 h 15 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 141 miles (228 km) from Manchester to Carmarthen.
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Carmarthen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Manchester to Carmarthen 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 Manchester to Carmarthen:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Carmarthen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip to Carmarthen from Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Manchester and Carmarthen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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