How to travel from Swansea to Carmarthen

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Travel Information from Swansea to Carmarthen

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $15
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€11) • 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $15 (€13) • 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Travel 22 miles (36 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Carmarthen from Swansea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Swansea to Carmarthen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Swansea to Carmarthen

Travel to Carmarthen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Swansea to Carmarthen.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Swansea and Carmarthen. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Carmarthen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $12 (€11) compared to other travel options to Carmarthen:

Taking a bus is usually $3 (€3) less than taking a train to Carmarthen, which costs on average $15 (€13) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Swansea to Carmarthen is by train with an average journey time of 43 min.

There are alternative travel options to Carmarthen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 45 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 22 miles (36 km) from Swansea to Carmarthen.

The average frequency per day from Swansea to Carmarthen is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 26 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Swansea to Carmarthen as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Swansea to Carmarthen:

  • Buses mostly depart from Swansea, University Bay Campus and arrive in Carmarthen, Blue Street.
  • Trains from Swansea to Carmarthen most often leave from Swansea and arrive in Carmarthen.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Swansea to Carmarthen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Carmarthen by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Swansea to Carmarthen for $12 (€11).
  • Travel with Transport for Wales for trains to Carmarthen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Transport for Wales Swansea to Carmarthen tickets on Omio for $15 (€13).
Looking to extend your trip from Swansea to Carmarthen? Many Omio customers who go from Swansea to Carmarthen usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Cardiff or Bristol. If you're looking to explore London, Cardiff or Bristol from Carmarthen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Swansea to Carmarthen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $12 (€11) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $15 (€13) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Swansea to Carmarthen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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