There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea
  3. Take the train from Swansea to Carmarthen

$141 - $254

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Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Carmarthen National Express

$29 - $40

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Train via Newport (S Wales)  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen

$133 - $250

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
  3. Take the train from Hereford to Carmarthen

$146 - $221

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen 258.7 miles

$55 - $80

Fly, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cardiff (CWL) STN - CWL
  2. Take the train from Bridgend to Carmarthen

$142 - $1,004

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Carmarthen via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Carmarthen via Birmingham New Street and Hereford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Carmarthen is 196 miles. The road distance is 258.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen without a car is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from London Stansted Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carmarthen station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen.
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  • Distance: 195.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Carmarthen, Wales?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, London Paddington, and Swansea in around 6 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen via London Victoria Coach Station in around 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Reus
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
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 Swansea to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Bridgend to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Train from Hereford to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
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
Train from Bridgend to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
CrossCountry
Bus operators
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 Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Carmarthen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen is 259 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Carmarthen.

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easyJet, Ryanair, Thomas Cook and Flybe offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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