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Duration 13h 46m
Distance 492 miles
Average price £374
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Carmarthen takes 13h 46m and the fastest train takes 9h 49m. The train service runs several times per day from Cologne to Carmarthen. 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. Koeln Hbf
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. London Paddington
  4. Swansea
  5. Carmarthen
10h 5m
£210 - £618

Cologne to Carmarthen train times

Trains run four times a day between Cologne and Carmarthen. The earliest departure is at 11:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Cologne is at 19:43 which arrives into Carmarthen at 14:32. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Carmarthen. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Carmarthen via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Paddington and Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 5m.

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The distance between Cologne and Carmarthen is 492 miles.

Cologne to Carmarthen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Koeln Hbf station.

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

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Carmarthen is 1h behind Cologne. It is currently 10:21 AM in Cologne and 9:21 AM in Carmarthen.

There are 535+ hotels available in Carmarthen. Prices start at £75 per night.

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