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There are 5 ways to get from Carmarthen to Penllergaer by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus via Tycroes, Bus Depot  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Tycroes, Bus Depot X29
  2. Take the bus from Tycroes, Bus Depot to Tircoed, Gors Road X13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station O X11 / ...

£4 - £7

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Swansea
  2. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station O to Penllergaer, Roundabout X13

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carmarthen to Penllergaer 22.9 miles

£55 - £65

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to Penllergaer 22.9 miles

£3 - £5

Carmarthen to Penllergaer by bus

The bus journey time between Carmarthen and Penllergaer is around 1h 33m and covers a distance of around 27 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 9m. Operated by First Cymru, the Carmarthen to Penllergaer bus service departs from Carmarthen, Bus Station and arrives in Tircoed, Gors Road. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 33m
Fastest bus time:
1h 9m
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
19:57
Last bus departs at:
20:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Carmarthen to Penllergaer bus schedules

Carmarthen → Penllergaer
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Penllergaer is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Carmarthen to Penllergaer is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carmarthen to Penllergaer is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carmarthen station to Penllergaer. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen, Bus Station and arriving at Tircoed, Gors Road via Tycroes, Bus Depot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 27m.

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It is 18 miles from Carmarthen to Penllergaer. It is approximately 22.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Penllergaer without a car is to bus via Tycroes, Bus Depot which takes 1h 27m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 27m to get from Carmarthen to Penllergaer, including transfers.

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Carmarthen to Penllergaer bus services, operated by First Cymru, depart from Carmarthen, Bus Station.

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Carmarthen to Penllergaer bus services, operated by First Cymru, arrive at Tircoed, Gors Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carmarthen to Penllergaer is 23 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Carmarthen to Penllergaer.

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Map of how to get from Carmarthen to Penllergaer.
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  • Distance: 18.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 27m

What companies run services between Carmarthen, Wales and Penllergaer, Wales?

You can take a bus from Carmarthen to Penllergaer via Tycroes, Bus Depot in around 1h 27m.

Train operators
Bus operators
First Cymru
Phone
+44 1792 57 22 55
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Tycroes, Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
First Cymru
Bus from Tycroes, Bus Depot to Tircoed, Gors Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Cymru
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station O to Penllergaer, Roundabout
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Cymru
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station O
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Cymru
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 Swansea Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
National Express
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station C
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
New Adventure Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Carmarthen to Penllergaer
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
£55 - £65
Paul's Taxis
Phone
+44 1267 612 069
Website
paulstaxiscarmarthen.co.uk
Croeso Taxis
Phone
+44 1267 468 696
Website
croeso-taxis.business.site
A&E Taxis
Phone
+44 7796 460 470

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