There are 3 ways to get from Carmarthen to Oswestry by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Shrewsbury

$76 - $118

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Bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH) to Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby T12

$35 - $46

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Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to Oswestry 110.4 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Carmarthen to Oswestry is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carmarthen to Oswestry is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carmarthen station to Oswestry. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) and arriving at Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) and Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Oswestry is 88 miles. The road distance is 110.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Oswestry without a car is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs £55 - £90.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Carmarthen to Oswestry, including transfers.

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Carmarthen to Oswestry bus services, operated by First, arrive at Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station).

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Oswestry is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs £55 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £40 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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Carmarthen to Oswestry bus services, operated by Tanat Valley, arrive at Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carmarthen to Oswestry is 110 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Carmarthen to Oswestry.

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  • Distance: 87.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Carmarthen, Wales and Oswestry, England?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Carmarthen to Oswestry every 2 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carmarthen to Oswestry via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Machynlleth, Clock (White Lion Hotel PH), and Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH) in around 6 h 58 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Carmarthen to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
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 Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH) to Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk

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