Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) train

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Compare prices and tickets Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA)

distanceDistance34 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€4)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or Transport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) cover the 34 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Queen Street and arrive in Swansea.

FAQs: Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) 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 Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA).
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) is £4; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) train time is 1 h 5 min   covering the 34 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The train from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) leaves at 13: 51. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
There are 13 trains a day from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) you can take a train with Great Western Rail or Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Swansea station (SWA) from Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Queen Street, 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 Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to Swansea station (SWA) is February.
You have options as you can travel between Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) and Swansea station (SWA) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Cardiff Queen Street

Distance from Cardiff Queen Street to city center
Distance from Cardiff Queen Street to city center
2 miles (3.3 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Limited service from stop outside station Mondays to Fridays
Location for Rail Replacement Services: For services towards Cardiff Central use the bus stop at the front of the station. For services towards Cathays use the bus stop in front of the shop opposite the station entrance. Please ask a member of station staff if you are unsure of which stop to use.
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 03333 211202 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: The ticket machines are near the main entrance and take cash and major debit and credit cards. | Accessible toilets: Yes | 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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