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Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Cheapest

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

West Midlands Railway
10:233h46
Swansea
14:09Birmingham
£371One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
16:013h44
Swansea
19:45Birmingham
£421One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
05:323h13
Swansea
08:45Birmingham
£431One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:063h39
Swansea
12:45Birmingham
£451One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
18:504h02
Swansea
22:52Birmingham
£561One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSwansea to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 April
West Midlands Railway
10:233h46
Swansea
14:09Birmingham
0 changes
Cross Country
16:013h44
Swansea
19:45Birmingham
0 changes
Cross Country
07:433h02
Swansea
10:45Birmingham
0 changes
Cross Country
05:323h13
Swansea
08:45Birmingham
0 changes
Transport for Wales
18:504h02
Swansea
22:52Birmingham
0 changes
Cross Country
09:063h39
Swansea
12:45Birmingham
0 changes

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Train times from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 2 m

Average

3 h 34 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

169 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Swansea for Birmingham every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
07:433h02
Swansea
10:45Birmingham
£841One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
05:323h13
Swansea
08:45Birmingham
£431One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:063h39
Swansea
12:45Birmingham
£451One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
16:013h44
Swansea
19:45Birmingham
£421One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
10:233h46
Swansea
14:09Birmingham
£371One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Swansea to Birmingham

distanceDistance105 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales or West Midland Trains

Trains from Swansea to Birmingham cover the 105 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales or West Midland Trains. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £28, but the average price of train tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and Transport for Wales trains Swansea to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham from Swansea from £41 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and Transport for Wales! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

    FAQs: Swansea to Birmingham train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Swansea to Birmingham 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 Swansea to Birmingham.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Birmingham can start from as little as £28 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Swansea to Birmingham is £47; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Swansea to Birmingham train travel time is 2 h 55 min   for the 105 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Swansea to Birmingham leaves at 05: 32. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Swansea to Birmingham leaves at 18: 34.
    There are 10 trains a day from Swansea to Birmingham which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales or West Midland Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the best Swansea to Birmingham train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales or West Midland Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Birmingham from Swansea to compare what amenities they may offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 34.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Swansea, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Swansea to Birmingham is January.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Birmingham from Swansea including taking a train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Swansea and Birmingham

    Swansea
    Birmingham
    Swansea is the most popular Swansea railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Swansea for your journey to Birmingham.
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    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
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    Phone Number
    +44 8450507080
    Public transport options for Swansea
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station

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