Leeds to Swansea train

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Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr


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

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Train timetableLeeds to Swansea

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Train times from Leeds to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 19 m


5 h 19 m

Trains per day



291 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Leeds for Swansea every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Leeds to Swansea

distanceDistance180 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£145 (€162)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or Transport for Wales

Trains from Leeds to Swansea cover the 180 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 19 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £59, but the average price of train tickets is £145. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds and arrive in Swansea.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Transport for Wales trains Leeds to Swansea

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

Leeds to Swansea train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 53 min
  • Cheapest Price: £326
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Leeds to Swansea train

FAQs: Travel by train from Leeds 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 Leeds to Swansea.
Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Swansea can start from as little as £59 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leeds to Swansea is £145; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leeds to Swansea train travel time is 5 h 19 min   for the 180 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leeds to Swansea leaves at 07: 24. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leeds to Swansea leaves at 20: 11.
There are 12 trains a day from Leeds to Swansea which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Leeds to Swansea train with CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Leeds to Swansea as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 11.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leeds, which is located around 0.2 miles (364 m) 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 to travel from Leeds to Swansea by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Leeds and Swansea including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Leeds and Swansea

The major railway station for departures from Leeds is Leeds. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leeds for your trip to Swansea from Leeds.
Amenities at station
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Leeds
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express
Yeadon, Leeds Bradford Airport Bus

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