There are 4 ways to get from Carmarthen to Wrexham by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Carmarthen to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General

$86 - $127

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Bus  •  7 h 22 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 Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) T2
  3. Take the bus from Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) T3

$35 - $46

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Bus Tanat Valley  •  7 h 52 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 Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) T12

$41 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Carmarthen to Wrexham 125.2 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Carmarthen to Wrexham is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carmarthen to Wrexham is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carmarthen station to Wrexham station. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) and arriving at Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carmarthen to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Carmarthen and arriving at Wrexham General via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Carmarthen and Wrexham is 100 miles. The road distance is 125.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Wrexham without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs £65 - £100.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Carmarthen to Wrexham, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Carmarthen to Wrexham is to train which takes 5 h and costs £65 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £40 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Carmarthen to Wrexham.
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  • Distance: 99.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

You can take a train from Carmarthen to Wrexham via Shrewsbury in around 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carmarthen to Wrexham via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) in around 7 h 22 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
Train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
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
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk

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Carmarthen to Wrexham bus services, operated by Lloyds Coaches, arrive at Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station).

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Carmarthen to Wrexham train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Wrexham General station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carmarthen to Wrexham is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to drive from Carmarthen to Wrexham.

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