Reading to Swansea train

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Cheap train tickets from Reading to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Cheapest

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

Great Western Railway
22:132h55
Reading
01:08Swansea
£351One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
13:132h18
Reading
15:31Swansea
£511One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
15:132h17
Reading
17:30Swansea
£551One-way
0 changes

Train timetableReading to Swansea

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 April
Great Western Railway
15:132h17
Reading
17:30Swansea
0 changes
Great Western Railway
13:132h18
Reading
15:31Swansea
0 changes
Great Western Railway
22:132h55
Reading
01:08Swansea
0 changes

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Train times from Reading to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 17 m

Average

2 h 30 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

206 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Reading for Swansea every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
15:132h17
Reading
17:30Swansea
£551One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
13:132h18
Reading
15:31Swansea
£511One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
22:132h55
Reading
01:08Swansea
£351One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Reading to Swansea

distanceDistance128 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail

Trains from Reading to Swansea cover the 128 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 16 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £24, but the average price of train tickets is £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Swansea.

FAQs: Reading to Swansea train

FAQs: Travel by train from Reading 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 Reading to Swansea.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Reading to Swansea can start from as little as £24 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Reading to Swansea is £46; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Reading to Swansea train travel time is 2 h 16 min   for the 128 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Reading to Swansea leaves at 07: 13. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Reading to Swansea leaves at 23: 27.
There are 12 trains a day from Reading to Swansea which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Reading to Swansea you can take a train with Great Western Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Swansea from Reading on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 27.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Reading, which is located around 0.2 miles (417 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 Reading to Swansea by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Reading to Swansea including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Reading and Swansea

Reading
Swansea
The major railway station for departures from Reading is Reading. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Reading for your trip from Reading to Swansea.
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transport options for Reading
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
Reading WestParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Reading West
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Reading: Bus Stop on Oxford Road under Railway Bridge. Heading away from Reading Bus Stop on Oxford Road, outside McDonalds.
Reading Green ParkAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Reading or Reading West

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