Directions from Bristol to Lampeter

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
  3. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) to Lampeter, Black Lion (Black Lion Hotel PH) T1

$55 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) 202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Pencader, War Memorial (Pencader War Memorial) T1c

$28 - $33

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square 7Xp
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
  3. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) to Lampeter, Black Lion (Black Lion Hotel PH) T1

$44 - $101

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Lampeter 110.7 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Lampeter, Wales?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Lampeter via Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station), Pencader, War Memorial (Pencader War Memorial), and Pencader, War Memorial (Pencader Square) in around 5 h 26 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
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
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
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
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) to Lampeter, Black Lion (Black Lion Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
First
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Pencader, War Memorial (Pencader War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and Lampeter is 125 km. The road distance is 177 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Lampeter is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol to Lampeter is to drive which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £17 - £26.

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Lampeter. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Lampeter, Black Lion (Black Lion Hotel PH) via Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) and Pencader, War Memorial (Pencader Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Bristol to Lampeter, including transfers.