The National Botanic Garden of Wales is situated 10 mins from junction 48 of the M4 and ¼ mile from the A48 in Carmarthenshire, South West Wales, midway between Cross Hands and Carmarthen. For Satnav enter SA32 8HN
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Driving from Swansea takes just 30 mins.
Join the M4 to Carmarthen, go past the Pont Abraham service station where it becomes the A48, then on past the Cross Hands roundabout for about 4 miles until you see the sign to a slip road signposted B4310 to Nantgaredig. It has a brown leisure sign for National Botanic Garden of Wales. Follow the directions to the National Botanic Garden of Wales.
Driving from Carmarthen
Take the A48 towards Swansea and the M4. After approximately 8 miles, take a slip road signposted B4310 (Nantgaredig). It has a brown leisure sign for the National Botanic Garden of Wales. Follow this round and at the first junction turn left, then go straight past the first roundabout and at the second you have reached the Garden.
Other Journey Times
Midlands 2 hours
Bristol 1 ½ hours
Cardiff 55 mins