Leicester to Swansea train

Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£101

Average

£103

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.

Cross Country
09:18Leicester4h11 13:29Swansea
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£1011One-way
Cross Country
11:18Leicester4h12 15:30Swansea
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£1021One-way
Cross Country
12:18Leicester4h12 16:30Swansea
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£1021One-way
Cross Country
08:50Leicester4h40 13:30Swansea
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£1031One-way
Cross Country
07:50Leicester4h43 12:33Swansea
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£1051One-way

Train schedule Leicester to Swansea

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 June
Cross Country
07:50Leicester4h43 12:33Swansea
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Cross Country
08:50Leicester4h40 13:30Swansea
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Cross Country
09:18Leicester4h11 13:29Swansea
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Cross Country
11:18Leicester4h12 15:30Swansea
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Cross Country
12:18Leicester4h12 16:30Swansea
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Fastest train times from Leicester to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 11 m

Average

4 h 23 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

223 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Leicester for Swansea every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
09:18Leicester4h11 13:29Swansea
0 changes
£1011One-way
Cross Country
12:18Leicester4h12 16:30Swansea
0 changes
£1021One-way
Cross Country
11:18Leicester4h12 15:30Swansea
0 changes
£1021One-way
Cross Country
08:50Leicester4h40 13:30Swansea
0 changes
£1031One-way
Cross Country
07:50Leicester4h43 12:33Swansea
0 changes
£1051One-way

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Swansea

distanceDistance138 miles (222 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£102 (€114)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Leicester to Swansea cover the 138 miles (222 km) long route taking on average 4 h 12 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £102, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £99. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Swansea.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Leicester to Swansea

You can travel by train from Leicester to Swansea with CrossCountry for as low as £99. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry

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

Book your CrossCountry Leicester to Swansea train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Leicester to Swansea routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Leicester and Swansea is 138 miles (222 km), and the best price for a one-way Leicester - Swansea CrossCountry train ticket starts at £99 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Leicester to Swansea train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 48 min
  • Average Price: £99
  • CrossCountry frequency: 16 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Leicester 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 Leicester to Swansea.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Leicester and Swansea for as little as £99  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Leicester to Swansea train price to come in at an average of £102  one way.
The train distance from Leicester to Swansea is around 138 miles (222 km).
The Leicester to Swansea train duration is on average 4 h 12 min, which is to be expected when travelling 138 miles (222 km) to Swansea from Leicester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Leicester and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Swansea and need to travel approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Swansea.

For the route from Leicester to Swansea you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Leicester to Swansea on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Leicester to Swansea. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Leicester to Swansea leaves at 07: 50   and the last train for this leaves at 19: 18. Omio shows you the latest train from Leicester to Swansea times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from Leicester to Swansea is on average £102 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Leicester to Swansea available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leicester
Swansea
The major railway station for departures from Leicester is Leicester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leicester for your trip to Swansea from Leicester.
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Public transport options for Leicester
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coaches leave from the Station front

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