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.
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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.
|Distance||58 miles (94 km)|
|Average coach duration||1 h 55 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£5 (€6)|
|Coach companies||National 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.
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 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:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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