There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Llandeilo by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Llandeilo

$32 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Llandeilo, St Teilo`s Church X13

$12 - $16

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Bus New Adventure Travel  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) T1c
  2. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Llandeilo, Fire Station 280 / ...

$29

Train, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
  2. Take the bus from Swansea, High Street Station to Llandeilo, Athletic Club (Llandeilo Athletic Club) X13

$23 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Llandeilo 64.3 miles

$13 - $20

Uber  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Llandeilo 64.3 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Llandeilo is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Llandeilo is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Llandeilo station. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and arriving at Llandeilo, Fire Station via Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Llandeilo. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Llandeilo via Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Llandeilo is 45 miles. The road distance is 64.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Llandeilo without a car is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £24 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Cardiff to Llandeilo, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Llandeilo bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) station.

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Cardiff to Llandeilo train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Llandeilo is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £24 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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Cardiff to Llandeilo bus services, operated by Morris Travel, arrive at Llandeilo, Fire Station.

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Cardiff to Llandeilo train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Llandeilo station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Llandeilo.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Llandeilo, Wales?

You can take a train from Cardiff to Llandeilo via Swansea in around 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff to Llandeilo via Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) in around 3 h 14 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Swansea to Llandeilo
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Morris Travel
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Website
morristravel.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Llandeilo, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Morris Travel
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Llandeilo, Athletic Club (Llandeilo Athletic Club)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Swansea, High Street Station to Llandeilo, Athletic Club (Llandeilo Athletic Club)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Llandeilo, St Teilo`s Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
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 Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Llandeilo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$130 - $190
UberX
$130 - $190
Exec
$170 - $240
UberXL
$190 - $270

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