The cheapest buses from Swansea to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£13

Average

£14

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.

The average ticket from Swansea to Bristol will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.

2nd Cheapest
04:25Swansea2h30 06:55Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
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10:05Swansea2h30 12:35Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
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06:00Swansea2h50 08:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
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14:25Swansea2h40 17:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
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07:50Swansea2h30 10:20Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way

Timetable Swansea to Bristol

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04:25Swansea2h30 06:55Bristol, Marlborough Street
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05:00Swansea3h50 08:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
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06:00Swansea2h50 08:50Bristol, Marlborough Street
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07:15Swansea3h05 10:20Bristol, Marlborough Street
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07:50Swansea2h30 10:20Bristol, Marlborough Street
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09:40Swansea2h55 12:35Bristol, Marlborough Street
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10:05Swansea2h30 12:35Bristol, Marlborough Street
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11:00Swansea4h05 15:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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11:05Swansea4h00 15:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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14:25Swansea2h40 17:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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15:55Swansea3h10 19:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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16:25Swansea2h40 19:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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Tue
19 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus
Wed
20 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus
Thu
21 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
£33Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£6Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£34Great Western Railway
£6Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£6Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£6Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£33Arriva Trains Wales
£5Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£6Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£34Arriva Trains Wales
£6Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£33Arriva Trains Wales
£5Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£33Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£33Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£33Arriva Trains Wales
£3Flixbus

The fastest buses from Swansea to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

3 h 3 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

95 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Swansea for Bristol every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 95 km distance in an average of 3 h 3 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 5 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

04:25Swansea2h30 06:55Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
10:05Swansea2h30 12:35Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
07:50Swansea2h30 10:20Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
14:25Swansea2h40 17:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way
16:25Swansea2h40 19:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£131One-way

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Coach Information between Swansea and Bristol

distanceDistance58 miles (94 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£5 (€6)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Swansea to Bristol cover the 58 miles (94 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £3, but the average price of coach tickets is £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.

Coach companies

National Express between Swansea and Bristol

You can travel by coach from Swansea to Bristol with National Express for as low as £3. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between Swansea and Bristol, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Swansea to Bristol, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses From Swansea To Bristol: Journey Details

    Travelling the 95 kilometres between Swansea and Bristol is quick and convenient with both National Express and Megabus operating daily direct services. National Express offers 12 daily services with the first departing at 2:00 a.m. and the last at 11:55 p.m. Most are direct but 3 require a change of coach at Cardiff. Coaches stop at Port Talbot, Bridgend (Sarn), Cardiff Coach Station (Sophia Gardens), and Newport. Megabus provides two daily departures. The first departs at 4:30 a.m. and the second and 7:30 p.m. Travel time is around 2 hours and 15minutes with 2 stops, one at Cardiff, Kingsway, and the other at Newport, Queensway.

    Taking the Bus from Swansea

    Buses from Swansea to Bristol depart from the newly renovated Quadrant Bus Station in the centre of the city. The bus station is open from 5.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m. from Mondays to Saturdays, and until 8.30 p.m. on Sundays. Passengers seeking access outside these hours can contact staff at the southern entrance. The Quadrant is also the terminus for most routes into Swansea by local buses operated by First South Wales and New Adventure Travel. A taxi rank is located to the south side. Swansea Railway Station is around a kilometre away in the High Street.

    Getting into Bristol by Bus

    Bristol is thriving metropolis with a vibrant student atmosphere and an abundance of parks and green zones. The city is home to museums, theatres and concert halls and an attractive harbourside area. National Express buses from Swansea arrive at Bristol Bus and Coach Station on Malborough Street. The ticket office is open between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. from Monday to Saturday and opens at 11:00 a.m. on Sundays. Local buses operated by First, Stagecoach and ABus provide onward transport to all parts of the city and beyond. Megabus coaches stop at Colston Hall in the city centre near the harbourside and bus station.

    Travel Tips

    Buses from Swansea to Bristol
    Take the bus to Bristol easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Swansea to Bristol.
    FAQs
    How much does a cheap coach to Bristol from Swansea cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between Swansea and Bristol for as little as £3  in the next 7 days.
    How much does the coach from Swansea to Bristol cost on average?
    If you are looking to book your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Swansea to Bristol coach to cost on average £5  one way.
    How many miles is it from Swansea to Bristol by coach?
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Swansea to Bristol via coach to be approximately 58 miles (94 km).
    What is the average Swansea to Bristol coach duration?
    The coach time from Swansea to Bristol is on average 1 h 55 min  for the 58 miles (94 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Swansea and Bristol by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    Which coach station in Swansea goes to Bristol? Which coach station do I come into Bristol from Swansea?

    When taking a coach from Swansea, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Swansea, West Way, Swansea, The Kingsway / Picton Lane (Digital Village) and Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station. When you arrive in Bristol, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, The Centre (c9).

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Swansea   to Bristol, City Centre.

    Where is the coach station in Swansea? Where is the coach station in Bristol?

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Swansea, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Swansea.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Bristol, City Centre, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Bristol.

    What coach companies offer a service to Bristol from Swansea?
    For the best Swansea to Bristol coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Swansea and Bristol to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Is there a direct coach between Swansea and Bristol?
    Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Swansea to Bristol with Flixbus or Megabus  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
    What time is the earliest coach from Swansea to Bristol? What time is the last coach from Swansea to Bristol?
    The first Swansea to Bristol coach departs at 06: 00   and the last coach from Swansea to Bristol leaves at 15: 10. Check out the most up-to-date Swansea to Bristol coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How far in advance should I buy coach tickets between Swansea and Bristol for the best deals?
    The price of a one way coach ticket from Swansea to Bristol is on average £5 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this route. In general, you can find coach tickets from Swansea to Bristol available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey