Directions from Brecon to Carmarthen

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Recommended option

Bus Celtic Travel  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) T4
  2. Take the bus from Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) to Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) X14

$25

Cheapest option

Bus New Adventure Travel  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Jersey Marine, Bay Campus T6
  2. Take the bus from Swansea, High Street Station to Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) X11 / ...

$20 - $23

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Jersey Marine, Bay Campus T6
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Carmarthen

$29 - $52

Train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen

$47 - $103

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brecon to Carmarthen 48.3 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brecon to Carmarthen 48.3 miles

$10 - $15

Uber  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brecon to Carmarthen 48.3 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Brecon, Wales and Carmarthen, Wales?

You can take a bus from Brecon to Carmarthen via Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brecon to Carmarthen via Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station), Merthyr Tydfil, and Cardiff Central in around 4 h 41 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Train from Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) to Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Jersey Marine, Bay Campus
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brecon to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$100 - $150
uberX
$100 - $150
uberEXEC
$130 - $180
uberXL
$150 - $210
Taxi from Brecon to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brecon and Carmarthen is 64 km. The road distance is 77 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brecon to Carmarthen is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Brecon to Carmarthen is to taxi which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £180 - £220.

No, there is no direct bus from Brecon to Carmarthen. However, there are services departing from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) and arriving at Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) via Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Brecon to Carmarthen, including transfers.