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Travelling to Carmarthen


Walking to our campus is a great way to keep healthy and also saves money and reduces your carbon footprint.

From the Bus Station

1.0 miles (20 minute walk)

From the Train Station

1.2 miles (27 minute walk)
You can use Traveline Cymru’s Walk Planner to help you plan your route.


Our Carmarthen Campus is accessible from National Cycle Route 4 and there are plenty of areas for locking your bike available on campus.

Travelling by Car

If you are driving to our Carmarthen Campus, the postcode is SA31 3EP.


Visitor Parking

Our campuses have excellent public transport links. Please see our Bus, Train and Bike sections above for more information on reaching our campus by public transport.  

Parking Zones

In order to ensure a practical parking management solution, spaces on campus are divided into zones as shown on the Carmarthen Parking Maps. These include-

Designated areas for:

  • staff 
  • blue-badge holders (marked in the car parks)
  • residential students (free to park)
  • day (non-residential) student parking areas (free to park)

and shared areas for:

  • staff and visitors 
Travelling by Bus

Our Carmarthen campus can be easily accessed by the regular buses that stop at the bus stops on College Road and Jobs Well Road.

227 (College Road)
226 (College Road)
228 (College Road)

You can use UWTSD Myunijourney Planner to help you plan your bus journey.

Travelling by Train

Carmarthen Train Station has great rail links with trains running regularly from and to Swansea, Milford Haven, Pembroke Dock and Manchester Piccadilly.

Our campus is just a 27-minute walk from the station, or please see the Bus section for regular buses that stop near our campus.

You can plan your train journey in Traveline.cymru.

Travelling by Plane

Cardiff International Airport is less than a two-hour drive from our Carmarthen campus. The T9 bus travels between the Airport and Cardiff every 20 minutes and there are regular trains between Cardiff and Carmarthen.

A number of coach providers including National Express and Megabus run regular services between London’s international airports and Carmarthen.

For international students, an airport pick-up service is available with an online registration form.

Carmarthen Campus Map

Consult the map online or download the PDF.