Duration 5h 26m
Distance 172.8 miles
Average price £145
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Carmarthen and Macclesfield takes 5h 26m and the fastest train takes 5h 12m. The train service runs several times per day from Carmarthen to Macclesfield. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Carmarthen
  2. Macclesfield
5h 9m
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£111 - £240

Carmarthen to Macclesfield train times

Trains run every three hours between Carmarthen and Macclesfield. The earliest departure is at 13:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Carmarthen is at 16:56 which arrives into Macclesfield at 22:28. All services require a transfer at Stockport and take an average of 5h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Carmarthen to Macclesfield. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Macclesfield via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 9m.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Macclesfield is 134 miles. The road distance is 172.8 miles.

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Carmarthen to Macclesfield train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Carmarthen station.

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Carmarthen to Macclesfield train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Stockport station.

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Transport for Wales operates a train from Carmarthen to Stockport every 2 hours. Tickets cost £100 - £150 and the journey takes 4h 47m.
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £150

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