Reading to Swansea train

Cheap train tickets from Reading to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Cheapest

£30

Average

£44

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.

Great Western Railway
06:13Reading2h20 08:33Swansea
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£301One-way
Great Western Railway
11:13Reading2h16 13:29Swansea
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£451One-way
Great Western Railway
12:13Reading2h19 14:32Swansea
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£471One-way
Great Western Railway
13:13Reading2h17 15:30Swansea
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£531One-way

Train schedule Reading to Swansea

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 1 July
Great Western Railway
06:13Reading2h20 08:33Swansea
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Great Western Railway
11:13Reading2h16 13:29Swansea
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Great Western Railway
12:13Reading2h19 14:32Swansea
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Great Western Railway
13:13Reading2h17 15:30Swansea
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Fastest train times from Reading to Swansea

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 16 m

Average

2 h 18 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

206 km

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

Great Western Railway
11:13Reading2h16 13:29Swansea
0 changes
£451One-way
Great Western Railway
13:13Reading2h17 15:30Swansea
0 changes
£531One-way
Great Western Railway
12:13Reading2h19 14:32Swansea
0 changes
£471One-way
Great Western Railway
06:13Reading2h20 08:33Swansea
0 changes
£301One-way

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Overview: Train from Reading to Swansea

distanceDistance128 miles (206 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£43 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency18 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 18 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway or First Great Western Service

Trains from Reading to Swansea cover the 128 miles (206 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 16 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £43, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Swansea.

Train providers: Great Western Rail trains Reading to Swansea

Travel to Swansea from Reading from £26 with Omio’s train partners Great Western Rail! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Great Western Rail

Find cheap tickets for Great Western Rail trains from Reading to Swansea on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Reading to Swansea train timetable from Great Western Rail, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 128 miles (206 km) trip from Reading to Swansea, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Reading to Swansea in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Great Western Rail trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the Great Western Rail train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Swansea from Reading and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Swansea from Reading with Great Western Rail!

Train information from Reading to Swansea with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 25 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 18 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Reading 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 Reading to Swansea.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Swansea from Reading for as low as £26  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Reading and Swansea is £43  one way.
The train distance from Reading to Swansea is around 128 miles (206 km).
On average the train from Reading to Swansea duration is 2 h 16 min  for the 128 miles (206 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Reading, which is located around 0.2 miles (420 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.

Take the Reading to Swansea train with Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Reading to Swansea as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 18 trains a day from Reading to Swansea. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Reading to Swansea, the first train leaves at 06: 13. If you prefer late night trains from Reading to Swansea, the last train of the day leaves at 22: 18. Omio shows you the latest train from Reading to Swansea times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you buy a train ticket from Reading to Swansea within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £43 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Swansea from Reading are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Reading and Swansea.
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+44 3451652030
Public transport options for Reading
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
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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.

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