There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$132 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus via London Victoria Coach Station  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Llanelli National Express

$23 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to West Drayton U3
  2. Take the train from West Drayton to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Swansea
  4. Take the bus from Swansea, High Street Station to Llanelli, Bus Station (Llanelli Island Place Bus Station) X11 / ...

$98 - $179

Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) 202 / ...

$63 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli 187.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cardiff (CWL) LHR - CWL
  2. Take the train from Bridgend to Llanelli

$103 - $456

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli is to bus which costs £17 - £23 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Llanelli is 161 miles. The road distance is 187.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Llanelli. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Llanelli, West End (Princess Head PH) via Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arriving at Llanelli via London Paddington and Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Llanelli, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Cork
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
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 West Drayton to Reading
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $22
Train from Reading to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Train from Bridgend to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bridgend to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
First Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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