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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen

£53 - £179

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Bus  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens National Express
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Carmarthen National Express

£19 - £24

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 55m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen 109.7 miles

£16 - £24

Towncar  •  1h 55m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Carmarthen 109.7 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Carmarthen
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Carmarthen via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 7m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Carmarthen is 76 miles. The road distance is 109.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen without a car is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs £50 - £180.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs £50 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £24 and takes 6h 7m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carmarthen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen is 110 miles. It takes approximately 1h 55m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen.
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  • Distance: 76.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 9m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Carmarthen, Wales?

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, and Cardiff Central in around 4h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Carmarthen via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens in around 6h 7m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£29 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Carmarthen
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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