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 29 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$144 - $251

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Swansea Bus Station National Express / ...

$66 - $78

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 14 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 / ...

$109 - $201

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

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

$40 - $60

Fly to Cardiff, train  •  6 h 29 min

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

$105 - $463

Fly to Bristol, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bristol (BRS) LHR - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llanelli

$129 - $505

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 $110 - $200 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from London Heathrow to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Bristol via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
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
Flights from London Heathrow to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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
Flights from London Heathrow to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday
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
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Train from West Drayton to Reading
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Train from Reading to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Bridgend to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
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
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Llanelli
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli?

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Llanelli is 257 km. The road distance is 300 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli?

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli?

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli is to drive which takes 3 h 6 min and costs £28 - £45.

Is there a direct train between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Llanelli?

No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 and arriving at Llanelli via London Paddington and Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Llanelli?

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Llanelli, Andrew Street via Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli?

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Llanelli, including transfers.