Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) train

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Cheap train tickets from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

First Great Western Service
03:411h24
Swansea station (SWA)
05:05Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
03:461h10
Swansea station (SWA)
04:56Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
04:590h52
Swansea station (SWA)
05:51Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
05:280h52
Swansea station (SWA)
06:20Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
05:580h53
Swansea station (SWA)
06:51Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSwansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 22 April
First Great Western Service
03:411h24
Swansea station (SWA)
05:05Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
03:461h10
Swansea station (SWA)
04:56Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
04:590h52
Swansea station (SWA)
05:51Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
05:280h52
Swansea station (SWA)
06:20Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
0 changes
First Great Western Service
05:580h53
Swansea station (SWA)
06:51Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
0 changes

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Train times from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Fastest Journey

52 m

Average

54 m

Trains per day

23

Distance

56 km

Of the 23 trains that leave Swansea station (SWA) for Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

First Great Western Service
04:590h52
Swansea station (SWA)
05:51Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
05:280h52
Swansea station (SWA)
06:20Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
06:280h52
Swansea station (SWA)
07:20Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
07:200h52
Swansea station (SWA)
08:12Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes
First Great Western Service
07:430h52
Swansea station (SWA)
08:35Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)
£621One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ)

distanceDistance34 miles
durationAverage train duration52 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales

Trains from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) cover the 34 miles long route taking on average 52 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £62. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Cardiff Queen Street.

FAQs: Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) 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 station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) can start from as little as £62 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) is £62; 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 station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) train travel time is 52 min   for the 34 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) leaves at 04: 59. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) leaves at 21: 23.
There are 23 trains a day from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) which require at least one change with Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Transport for Wales. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Swansea station (SWA) to Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 23.

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 Cardiff Queen Street, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

You have options as you can travel between Swansea station (SWA) and Cardiff Queen Street (CDQ) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Swansea

Distance from Swansea to city center
Distance from Swansea to city center
1.3 miles (2.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A. Step free access to all platforms. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible public telephones: on concourse | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

Trains arriving to Cardiff (Queen Street)

Distance from Cardiff (Queen Street) to city center
Distance from Cardiff (Queen Street) to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Limited service from stop outside station Mondays to Fridays
Location for Rail Replacement Services: For services towards Cardiff Central use the bus stop at the front of the station. For services towards Cathays use the bus stop in front of the shop opposite the station entrance. Please ask a member of station staff if you are unsure of which stop to use.
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 03333 211202 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: The ticket machines are near the main entrance and take cash and major debit and credit cards. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: No | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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