There are 5 ways to get from London Victoria to Carmarthen by train, bus, night bus or car

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  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Carmarthen

$116 - $229

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 20 min

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

$19 - $25

3 alternative options

Train via Newport (S Wales)  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen

$108 - $224

Night bus, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Newport, Queensway (Newport Railway Station) M7
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen

$59 - $129

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Carmarthen 212.4 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Carmarthen is to bus which costs £15 - £19 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Carmarthen is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between London Victoria and Carmarthen is 181 miles. The road distance is 212.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from London Victoria to Carmarthen, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Carmarthen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Carmarthen, Wales?

You can take a train from London Victoria to Carmarthen via Victoria Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, London Paddington, and Swansea in around 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Carmarthen once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

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 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Swansea to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice 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
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
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 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
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
Bus operators

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