Travel to Kidwelly Castle by train

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Nearest Station: Kidwelly

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13min walk  - view map


See Kidwelly Castle rising above the river Gwendraeth on a misty morning and prepare to be amazed. 

Just an 11-minute walk away from Kidwelly train station, this castle has inspired generations of visitors and historians, and appears in the very first scene of ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’. 

Find out more about Kidwelly Castle and its history on the Cadw website.


We've teamed up with Cadw to offer our rail users 2 for 1 entry to their historic sites.

With a valid same-day rail ticket, you and a plus one will get 2 entry tickets for the price of 1*. Choose to visit Kidwelly Castle by train and be rewarded with 2-4-1 admittance entry. 

*Terms and Conditions apply.

  • See the T&Cs:
    • You’ll need to show your Transport for Wales train ticket, valid for a journey taking place on the same day that you visit the Cadw attraction. The 2-for-1 offer is available at Cadw sites where you pay for entry, and you’ll need to redeem it on the same day that you purchase your entry ticket. Your TfW ticket must be valid to the nearest station which serves the attraction you're choosing to visit.
    • Please note that this offer will end on 31 May 2024.
    • You can view further information on the terms and conditions on the Cadw website.