Duration 4h 57m
Distance 156.9 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Carmarthen and Salisbury takes 4h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 46m. There is a train service every few hours from Carmarthen to Salisbury. 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. Cardiff Central
  3. Salisbury
4h 33m
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£59 - £126

Carmarthen to Salisbury train times

Trains run hourly between Carmarthen and Salisbury. The service departs Carmarthen at 20:49 in the evening, which arrives into Salisbury at 08:32. All services require a transfer at Cardiff Central and take an average of 4h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Carmarthen to Salisbury? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Carmarthen to Salisbury. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Salisbury via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 33m.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Salisbury is 122 miles. The road distance is 156.9 miles.

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

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Carmarthen to Salisbury train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Salisbury station.

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You can take a train from Carmarthen to Salisbury via Cardiff Central in around 4h 33m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £60

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