There are 4 ways to get from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station by train, bus or car

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Exeter St Davids

$94 - $174

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) T1c
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to Bristol Airport
  3. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R

$57 - $62

2 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids

$95 - $187

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station 171.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carmarthen station to Exeter Coach Station. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) and arriving at Exeter City Centre, Cheeke Street via Cardiff, Philharmonic, Cardiff, Castle Street, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and Sowton, Honiton Road P&R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Exeter Coach Station is 86 miles. The road distance is 171.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs £70 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station, including transfers.

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Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station).

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs £70 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £43 - £48 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Sowton, Honiton Road P&R station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station is 171 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to drive from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station.
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  • Distance: 85.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Carmarthen, Wales and Exeter Coach Station, England?

You can take a train from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station via Newport (S Wales), Exeter St Davids, and Exeter, St Davids Station in around 4 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carmarthen to Exeter Coach Station via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse), Cardiff, Philharmonic, Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle), Cardiff, Castle Street, Bristol Airport, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, and Sowton, Honiton Road P&R in around 6 h 30 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Carmarthen to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Carmarthen to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
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 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
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, Castle Street to Bristol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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