The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 20 m
4 h 59 m
Buses per day
Of the 10 buses that leave London for Swansea every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||5 h 5 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£15 (€17)|
|Coach frequency||3 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 3 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Megabus, Flixbus or National Express|
Coaches from London to Swansea cover the 164 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like Megabus, Flixbus or National Express. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £15, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Swansea, University Bay Campus.
You can travel by coach between London and Swansea with FlixBus and National Express for as low as £13. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
FlixBus from London to Swansea coach information:
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Swansea coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
Buses from London to Swansea offer a fast and convenient way to travel the 265 kilometres between the two cities. National Express operates 14 daily departures with the first leaving at 6:00 a.m. and the last at 11:59 p.m. The fastest services are direct and take 4 hours and 25 minutes. Other routes require a change at Heathrow Airport and take up to 5 hours and 35 minutes.
Departure Station: Buses from London to Swansea leave from London's Victoria Coach Station on Buckingham Palace Road. Victoria station is the capital's transport hub and passengers can easily reach the station via local buses which stop outside, or by taking underground or regular trains to nearby Victoria tube and train stations.
Arrival Station: Buses from London to Swansea arrive at the Quadrant Centre Bus Station in the heart of the city. As the transport hub for the area, it offers frequent onward bus connections operated by First South & West Wales. The train station is located on Swansea High Street, a 20-minute walk away.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Swansea, University Bay Campus.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called London Victoria, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of London.
The most popular arrival coach station, Swansea, University Bay Campus, is located 3.2 miles (5.1 km) away from the city centre of Swansea.
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