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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 38m

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

£46 - £164

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Bus via Cabot Circus  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre to Swansea City Bus Station Uk046
  2. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station N to Llanelli, Bus Station 111 / ...

£17 - £21

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Bus  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station N to Llanelli, Bus Station 111 / ...

£19 - £23

Drive  •  1h 46m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli 97.3 miles

£14 - £22

Towncar  •  1h 46m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Llanelli 97.3 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Llanelli is around 3h 51m and covers a distance of around 103 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 51m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Llanelli. Typically 126 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 51m
Fastest journey time:
2h 51m
Services per week:
126
Cheapest price:
£46
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:50
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli bus and train schedules

Departing Friday, June 25, 2021

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Llanelli
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli station. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Llanelli, Bus Station via Bristol City Centre and Swansea, Bus Station N. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 52m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Llanelli is 66 miles. The road distance is 97.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli without a car is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs £45 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bristol City Centre station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs £45 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus via Cabot Circus, which costs £17 - £22 and takes 4h 52m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli bus services, operated by First Cymru, arrive at Llanelli, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli.

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  • Distance: 66 miles
  • Duration: 3h 38m

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

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, and Cardiff Central in around 3h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanelli via Cabot Circus, Bristol City Centre, and Swansea, Bus Station N in around 4h 52m.

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
51 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 Llanelli
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£22 - £27
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£22 - £27
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bristol City Centre to Swansea City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
First Cymru
Phone
+44 1792 57 22 55
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station N to Llanelli, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
First Cymru
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 Swansea Bus Station to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Llanelli
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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