Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) train

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Compare prices and tickets Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) by coach or train

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Overview: Train from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA)

distanceDistance33 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£6 (€7)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or Great Western Rail

Trains from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) cover the 33 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 13 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Cathays and arrive in Swansea.

FAQs: Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) 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 Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA).
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Cheap train tickets from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) is £6; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) train time is 1 h 13 min   covering the 33 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) leaves at 09: 46. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) leaves at 17: 46.
Take the Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) train with Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Cathays (CYS) and Swansea station (SWA) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cathays, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Swansea, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) is January.
You have options as you can travel from Cathays (CYS) to Swansea station (SWA) 2 different ways: coach or train.

Trains departing from Cathays

Distance from Cathays to city center
Distance from Cathays to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: The nearest bus stop is on Park Place
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the bus stops adjacent to the Cardiff University Students' Union on Park Place
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 03333 211202 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: No | Step free access note: Category B3. While both platforms are step-free, there is no facility for wheelchair users, mobility scooter users or persons with reduced mobility to cross between Platform 1 and 2 due to a steep footbridge. Customers who have travelled from the Valleys and wish to access the University or the Civic Centre are advised to travel to Queen Street station, change onto a North-bound service and alight at Cathays on the return service. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: The ticket machine (s) take cash, and major debit and credit cards. The machine on the Cardiff-bound platform is only available during staffing hours. The machine on the Pontypridd-bound platform is available all the time. | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: No | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

Trains arriving to Swansea

Distance from Swansea to city center
Distance from Swansea to city center
1.4 miles (2.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A. Step free access to all platforms. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible public telephones: on concourse | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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