There are 5 ways to get from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to London Paddington

$120 - $220

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Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen to London Earl's Court National Express

$23 - $27

3 alternative options

Train via Newport (S Wales)  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington

$106 - $216

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station 212.5 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to London City (LCY) CWL - LCY

$83 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs £17 - £21 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Westbourne Green, Pembridge Villas Westbourne Grove via Earls Court, West Cromwell Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Carmarthen and arriving at London Paddington. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Carmarthen and London Paddington Station is 179 miles. The road distance is 212.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 2 min and costs £90 - £170.

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The train from Carmarthen to London Paddington takes 4 h 2 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Carmarthen to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Carmarthen station.

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Carmarthen to London Paddington Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Carmarthen station.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station is to train which takes 4 h 2 min and costs £90 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 179.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

What companies run services between Carmarthen, Wales and London Paddington Station, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $220 and the journey takes 4 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Carmarthen to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
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 Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
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
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
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 Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There is no direct flight from Cardiff Airport to London City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Carmarthen to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Earl's Court station.

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Carmarthen to London Paddington Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carmarthen to London Paddington Station is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Carmarthen to London Paddington Station.

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British Airways, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Cardiff Airport to London City Airport.

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