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Journey Details

Best price £ 15.96
Journey duration 2 h 57 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 13:35
Last departure 18:20
Distance 54.7 mi

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Cardiff to Carmarthen?

When you're traveling from Cardiff to Carmarthen, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 16.60. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 7.29, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Stations of departure

Cardiff University Park Place, Bus Stop, opp Student Support Centre
Kingsway Stop GQ
Cardiff University (opp Cathays Rail Stn)
Cardiff University Park Place
Cardiff University
Cardiff Kingsway Stop GQ
Sophia Gardens
Cardiff Sophia Gardens

Destination stations

Carmarthen Bus Stop (o/s Bus Stn)
Camarthen Bus Station

CO2 emissions for this route

National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 2 h 5 min
Cardiff Sophia Gardens - Camarthen Bus Station
16:35 - 18:40
£ 12.92
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 2 h 10 min
Sophia Gardens - Carmarthen
18:35 - 20:45
£ 16.04
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 45 min
Sophia Gardens - Carmarthen Bus Stop (o/s Bus Stn)
13:35 - 17:20
£ 21.39

How much time will it take to go from Cardiff to Carmarthen by bus?

In order to get from Cardiff to Carmarthen faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Cardiff and Carmarthen will complete the journey in 2 h 5 min.On average, it will take you about 2 h 46 min to travel the 55.3 mi between Cardiff and Carmarthen.

What time are the first and last departures from Cardiff to Carmarthen?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Cardiff to Carmarthen, which usually leaves at 17:10. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 18:20. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many times a day do journeys run from Cardiff to Carmarthen?

You will be able to travel from Cardiff to Carmarthen using companies such as Megabus, National Express and Eurolines CH. Combined, these providers offer an average of 3 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 3 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Cardiff to Carmarthen using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 3 direct connections from Cardiff to Carmarthen each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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