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There are 4 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Llanelli by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 to Carmarthen, Bus Station M7

$27 - $44

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Train  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Llanelli

$93 - $144

Drive  •  1h 33m

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Llanelli 62.4 miles

$13 - $20

Uber  •  1h 33m

  1. Take an Uber from Aberystwyth to Llanelli 62.4 miles

$130 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Llanelli is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Llanelli is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Llanelli. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Llanelli via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 47m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Llanelli is 51 miles. The road distance is 62.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Llanelli without a car is to bus which takes 2h 33m and costs £20 - £35.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Aberystwyth to Llanelli, including transfers.

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Aberystwyth to Llanelli train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Llanelli is to bus which takes 2h 33m and costs £20 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £70 - £110 and takes 5h 47m.

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Aberystwyth to Llanelli train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Llanelli station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberystwyth to Llanelli is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Aberystwyth to Llanelli.

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  • Distance: 51.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 33m

What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Llanelli, Wales?

Megabus UK operates a bus from Aberystwyth to Llanelli once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberystwyth to Llanelli via Shrewsbury in around 5h 47m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 to Carmarthen, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Megabus UK
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aberystwyth to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $180
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Assist
$130 - $180
UberX
$130 - $180
Exec
$160 - $230
UberXL
$190 - $260

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