Glasgow to Swansea train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£162

Average

£164

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.

Transport for Wales
08:40Glasgow6h59 15:39Swansea
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£1621One-way
Transport for Wales
10:33Glasgow7h09 17:42Swansea
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£1631One-way
Transport for Wales
11:40Glasgow7h30 19:10Swansea
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£1651One-way
Transport for Wales
12:35Glasgow7h06 19:41Swansea
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£1661One-way

Train schedule Glasgow to Swansea

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 June
Transport for Wales
08:40Glasgow6h59 15:39Swansea
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Transport for Wales
10:33Glasgow7h09 17:42Swansea
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Transport for Wales
11:40Glasgow7h30 19:10Swansea
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Transport for Wales
12:35Glasgow7h06 19:41Swansea
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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

6 h 59 m

Average

7 h 11 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

472 km

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

Transport for Wales
08:40Glasgow6h59 15:39Swansea
0 changes
£1621One-way
Transport for Wales
12:35Glasgow7h06 19:41Swansea
0 changes
£1661One-way
Transport for Wales
10:33Glasgow7h09 17:42Swansea
0 changes
£1631One-way
Transport for Wales
11:40Glasgow7h30 19:10Swansea
0 changes
£1651One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Swansea

distanceDistance293 miles (472 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£163 (€181)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Glasgow to Swansea cover the 293 miles (472 km) long route taking on average 7 h 6 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £162, but the average price of train tickets is £163. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Swansea.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Glasgow to Swansea

Find the best trains between Glasgow and Swansea with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £162. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Glasgow to Swansea you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Glasgow and Swansea with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes between Glasgow and Swansea as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Glasgow to Swansea train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Swansea from Glasgow on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 293 miles (472 km) journey from Glasgow to Swansea with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

    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.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Glasgow and Swansea for as low as £162  for the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Glasgow to Swansea train to cost on average £163  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 293 miles (472 km)  from Glasgow to Swansea by train.
    The train time between Glasgow and Swansea is on average 7 h 6 min  for the 293 miles (472 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Swansea from Glasgow by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Swansea.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Glasgow Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival train station in Swansea, called Swansea, is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from its city centre.

    When taking a train from Glasgow to Swansea, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Swansea. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Glasgow to Swansea and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Swansea is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Glasgow to Swansea, the first train leaves at 07: 36. If you prefer late night trains from Glasgow to Swansea, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 35. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Swansea times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    If you purchase a train ticket between Glasgow and Swansea within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £163 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Glasgow and Swansea are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    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 to Swansea from Glasgow.
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    Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
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    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
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road

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