There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff by bus, train, car or towncar

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

Line 460 bus, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) 460
  2. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central

$34 - $86

Cheapest option

Line 460 bus, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) 460
  2. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Cardiff, Kingsway M7

$24 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff 85.6 miles

$18 - $27

Uber  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff 85.6 miles

$190 - $270

What companies run services between Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, Wales and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a bus from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff via Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) and Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) in around 4 h 3 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Bus operators
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Cardiff, Kingsway
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$190 - $270
uberX
$190 - $270
uberEXEC
$240 - $330
uberXL
$280 - $380

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff?

The distance between Newcastle Emlyn and Cardiff is 108 km. The road distance is 137 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff?

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff?

The quickest way to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff is to drive which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £13 - £19.

Is there a direct bus between Newcastle Emlyn and Cardiff?

No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) and arriving at Cardiff, Kingsway via Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff?

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff, including transfers.