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Train Information between Glasgow and Swansea

distanceDistance293 miles (472 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£155 (€174)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day

Trains from Glasgow to Swansea cover the 293 miles (472 km) long route taking on average 7 h 9 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £154, but the average price of train tickets is £155. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Swansea.

Travel Tips

Trains from Glasgow to Swansea
Travel by train to Swansea 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 Glasgow to Swansea.
How much do cheap trains from Glasgow to Swansea cost?
You can find a cheap train from Glasgow to Swansea for some dates and times for as low as £154  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Glasgow to Swansea?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Glasgow and Swansea is £155  one way.
How many miles is it from Glasgow to Swansea by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Swansea from Glasgow via train to be approximately 293 miles (472 km).
How long is the train journey to Swansea from Glasgow?
On average the Glasgow to Swansea train time is 7 h 9 min  covering the 293 miles (472 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Glasgow to Swansea train leave from? Which Swansea train station do I come into from Glasgow?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arriving in Swansea.

Where is the Glasgow train station located? Where is the Swansea train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Swansea and need to travel approximately 0.3 miles (514 m) from the train station to the city centre in Swansea.

How many train services per day are there between Glasgow and Swansea?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Glasgow to Swansea. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I book Glasgow to Swansea train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from Glasgow to Swansea within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £155 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Glasgow to Swansea a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your trip from Glasgow to Swansea.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper