Swansea to Birmingham train

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Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 Jul

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.

Cheapest
Cross Country
05:323h13
Swansea station (SWA)
08:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£451One-way
1 change
Great Western Railway
03:464h09
Swansea station (SWA)
07:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£881One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
05:583h47
Swansea station (SWA)
09:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£881One-way
1 change

Train timetableSwansea to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 July
Great Western Railway
03:464h09
Swansea station (SWA)
07:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
2 changes
Cross Country
05:323h13
Swansea station (SWA)
08:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
Cross Country
05:583h47
Swansea station (SWA)
09:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change

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Train times from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 Jul

Fastest Journey

3 h 13 m

Average

3 h 43 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

169 km

To travel from Swansea to Birmingham you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Cross Country
05:323h13
Swansea station (SWA)
08:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£451One-way
1 change
Cross Country
05:583h47
Swansea station (SWA)
09:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£881One-way
1 change
Great Western Railway
03:464h09
Swansea station (SWA)
07:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£881One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Swansea to Birmingham

distanceDistance105 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales, West Midlands Trains or first_great_western

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, West Midlands Trains or first_great_western. 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 £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

Travel from Swansea to Birmingham from £28 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 affordable journey for you.

Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

Train information from Swansea to Birmingham with Transport for Wales:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 2 min
  • Cheapest Price: £43

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 £53; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Swansea and Birmingham is on average 2 h 55 min   for the 105 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Swansea to Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Swansea to Birmingham leaves at 04: 32. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Swansea to Birmingham leaves at 20: 23.
There are 10 trains a day from Swansea to Birmingham which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales, West Midlands Trains or first_great_western. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Swansea to Birmingham train with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales, West Midlands Trains or first_great_western. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Birmingham from 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: 23.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Swansea, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 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.

A trip to Birmingham from Swansea is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Swansea to Birmingham is January.
You have options as you can travel to Birmingham from Swansea 2 different ways: coach or train.

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