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There are 5 ways to get from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes by train, bus or car

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Train Great Western Railway  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

$134 - $274

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Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...

$30 - $42

3 alternative options

Train via Hereford  •  6 h 13 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 Milton Keynes Central

$99 - $173

Train, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Swindon
  3. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square S6
  4. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Central Milton Keynes, The Point X5

$85 - $165

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes 205.5 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Milton Keynes Central via Hereford and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Milton Keynes is 153 miles. The road distance is 205.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes without a car is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs £100 - £220.

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It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs £100 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 152.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

What companies run services between Carmarthen, Wales and Milton Keynes, England?

You can take a train from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes via Swansea, London Paddington, Paddington, Euston Square station, and London Euston in around 5 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway in around 8 h 25 min.

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 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
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
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Swansea to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
3 h
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 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 Swindon
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Carmarthen to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Carmarthen to Milton Keynes train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Milton Keynes Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carmarthen to Milton Keynes is 205 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Carmarthen to Milton Keynes.

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