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There are 6 ways to get from Newport to Carmarthen by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Newport, Castle Hotel to Goodwick Square T5
  2. Take the train from Fishguard & Goodwick to Carmarthen

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Haverfordwest  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Newport, Castle Hotel to Haverfordwest, Railway Station T5
  2. Take the train from Haverfordwest to Carmarthen

$17 - $26

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Newport, Castle Hotel to Haverfordwest, Bus Station T5
  2. Take the bus from Haverfordwest to Carmarthen National Express

$19 - $25

Taxi  •  52m

  1. Take a taxi from Newport to Carmarthen 32.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  52m

  1. Drive from Newport to Carmarthen 32.9 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  52m

  1. Take an Uber from Newport to Carmarthen 32.9 miles

$70 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newport to Carmarthen is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Carmarthen is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newport to Carmarthen. However, there are services departing from Newport, Castle Hotel and arriving at Carmarthen via Haverfordwest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 24m.

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The distance between Newport and Carmarthen is 25 miles. The road distance is 32.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Newport to Carmarthen without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 8m and costs £14 - £23.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from Newport to Carmarthen, including transfers.

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Newport to Carmarthen bus services, operated by Richards Bros, depart from Newport, Castle Hotel station.

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Newport to Carmarthen bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Carmarthen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newport to Carmarthen is 33 miles. It takes approximately 52m to drive from Newport to Carmarthen.

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There are 492+ hotels available in Carmarthen. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newport to Carmarthen.
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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between Newport, Pembrokeshire, Wales and Carmarthen, Wales?

You can take a bus from Newport to Carmarthen via Haverfordwest, Bus Station and Haverfordwest in around 3h 24m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Fishguard & Goodwick to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Haverfordwest to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Castle Hotel to Goodwick Square
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Castle Hotel to Haverfordwest, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Castle Hotel to Haverfordwest, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
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 Haverfordwest to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newport to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
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Assist
$70 - $100
UberX
$70 - $100
Exec
$90 - $130
UberXL
$100 - $140
Taxi from Newport to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
52m
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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