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There are 3 ways to get from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel T14 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Carmarthen

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Cardiff, Tresillian Way T14
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street to Swansea, Bus Station X10

$11 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen 64.9 miles

$13 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen is to bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 6h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen. However, there are services departing from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle and arriving at Carmarthen via Cardiff, Customhouse Street and Swansea Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 46m.

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The distance between Hay-on-Wye and Carmarthen is 53 miles. The road distance is 64.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen without a car is to bus and train which takes 5h 7m and costs £40 - £60.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen, including transfers.

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Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen bus services, operated by Stagecoach in South Wales, depart from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle station.

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Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen bus services, operated by First, arrive at Swansea, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen.

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There are 470+ hotels available in Carmarthen. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen.
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  • Distance: 52.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Hay-on-Wye, Wales and Carmarthen, Wales?

You can take a bus from Hay-on-Wye to Carmarthen via Cardiff, Tresillian Way, Cardiff, Customhouse Street, and Swansea Bus Station in around 6h 46m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Cardiff, Tresillian Way
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Yeomans Travel
Phone
01432356201
Email
sales@yeomanstravel.co.uk
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com

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