There are 9 ways to get from Carmarthen to Amsterdam by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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

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Train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal

$211 - $535

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Bus  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...

$39 - $80

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Hereford
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  4. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station

$236 - $529

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$287 - $344

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$142 - $210

Train to Cardiff, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Amsterdam (AMS) CWL - AMS

$109 - $393

Train, train to Bristol, fly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRS - AMS

$120 - $354

Train to Manchester, fly  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Wilmslow
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAN - AMS

$141 - $354

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam (AMS) BHX - AMS

$141 - $387

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Carmarthen to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £29 - £65 and takes 16 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carmarthen to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs £80 - £300 and takes 6 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carmarthen to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carmarthen to Amsterdam station. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Amsterdam, Centraal Station via Hereford, Birmingham New Street and London St. Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 41 min.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Amsterdam is 394 miles.

The best way to get from Carmarthen to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 9 h 28 min and costs £160 - £410.

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It takes approximately 9 h 28 min to get from Carmarthen to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Carmarthen to Amsterdam bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Carmarthen station.

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Carmarthen to Amsterdam train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Carmarthen station.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Amsterdam is to train which takes 9 h 28 min and costs £160 - £410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £65 and takes 16 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Carmarthen to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 393.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 28 min

What companies run services between Carmarthen, Wales and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Carmarthen to Amsterdam via Swansea, London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St. Pancras Int. in around 9 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carmarthen to Amsterdam via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 16 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Carmarthen to Swansea
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Train from Carmarthen to Hereford
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Carmarthen to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
First Anytime Day Single
$150 - $220
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Carmarthen to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Swansea to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
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 Carmarthen to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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