Cardiff to Swindon train

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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Swindon

Showing times and prices for 16 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff to Swindon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
09:351h12
Cardiff
10:47Swindon
£181One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:200h57
Cardiff
13:17Swindon
£231One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
20:200h57
Cardiff
21:17Swindon
£231One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:200h57
Cardiff
11:17Swindon
£231One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff to Swindon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 16 June
Great Western Railway
20:200h57
Cardiff
21:17Swindon
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:200h57
Cardiff
11:17Swindon
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:200h57
Cardiff
13:17Swindon
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:351h12
Cardiff
10:47Swindon
0 changes

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Train times from Cardiff to Swindon

Showing times and prices for 16 Jun

Fastest Journey

57 m

Average

1 h

Trains per day

4

Distance

97 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Cardiff for Swindon every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
20:200h57
Cardiff
21:17Swindon
£231One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:200h57
Cardiff
11:17Swindon
£231One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:200h57
Cardiff
13:17Swindon
£231One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:351h12
Cardiff
10:47Swindon
£181One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Swindon

distanceDistance60 miles
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or CrossCountry

Trains from Cardiff to Swindon cover the 60 miles long journey taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £15, but the average price of train tickets is £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Swindon.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Cardiff to Swindon

Find the best trains to Swindon from Cardiff with Omio's travel partners Great Western Rail and CrossCountry from £20. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

Train information from Cardiff to Swindon with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 56 min
  • Cheapest Price: £20

FAQs: Cardiff to Swindon train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff to Swindon 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 to Swindon.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Swindon can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff to Swindon is £27; 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 to Swindon train travel time is 56 min   for the 60 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff to Swindon leaves at 04: 54. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff to Swindon leaves at 21: 59.
Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day from Cardiff to Swindon with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Cardiff to Swindon train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Swindon from Cardiff to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 59.

When departing from Cardiff, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay. When arriving in Swindon, you can end your trip in train stations like Swindon and Swindon, Bus Station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Swindon, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Swindon from Cardiff is worth doing with a journey time of 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff to Swindon by train is May.
You have options as you can travel between Cardiff and Swindon 2 different ways: train or coach.

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