There are 7 ways to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 59 min

$22 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. T9
  2. X10 / ...
  3. X11

$14 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. T9

$30 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 58.3 miles

$12 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 58.3 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 58.3 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Cardiff Airport (CWL), Wales and Llanelli, Wales?

You can take a train from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli via Bridgend in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Rhoose to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Bridgend to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Cardiff Central to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bridgend to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff Airport, Airport to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
First
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Llanelli, West End (Princess Head PH)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$120 - $180
uberX
$120 - $180
uberEXEC
$160 - $220
uberXL
$180 - $250
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cardiff Airport to Llanelli
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Llanelli is 65 km. The road distance is 93 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £9 - £14.

No, there is no direct train from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli. However, there are services departing from Rhoose and arriving at Llanelli via Bridgend. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Airport, Airport and arriving at Llanelli, West End (Princess Head PH) via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Llanelli, including transfers.