Carmarthen is an ancient town in West Wales that continues to welcome visitors to share in its rich heritage and history.

Lying on the River Towy, some say Carmarthen is the oldest town in Wales. You can visit it easily by train with TfW.


Travel to Carmarthen by train

Carmarthen railway station is over 100 years old. Today it welcomes nearly half a million passengers every year. Trains travel to Carmarthen from across Wales and the borders. We’ve selected a few routes below.


Why visit Carmarthen by rail?

When you travel to Carmarthen by train, you’ll arrive relaxed and ready to explore without having to worry about finding a parking space.

Whether the ancient market that’s over 800 years old intrigues you, or you’re hoping to make the most of the outdoors, Carmarthen has it all. Discover some of the best things to do in Carmarthen. There’s something for everyone, whether it’s the whole family or just the two of you.