Swansea to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
08:237h55
Swansea
16:18Edinburgh
£1881One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
03:418h38
Swansea
12:19Edinburgh
£2281One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
10:557h26
Swansea
18:21Edinburgh
£2501One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSwansea to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Avanti West Coast
08:237h55
Swansea
16:18Edinburgh
0 changes
Transport for Wales
10:557h26
Swansea
18:21Edinburgh
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
03:418h38
Swansea
12:19Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Swansea to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

7 h 26 m

Average

7 h 59 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

484 km

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

Transport for Wales
10:557h26
Swansea
18:21Edinburgh
£2501One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:237h55
Swansea
16:18Edinburgh
£1881One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
03:418h38
Swansea
12:19Edinburgh
£2281One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Swansea to Edinburgh

distanceDistance300 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£215 (€237)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Swansea to Edinburgh cover the 300 miles long route taking on average 7 h 26 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £215, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £188. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Swansea to Edinburgh

Travel from Swansea to Edinburgh from £188 with Omio’s train partners Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Swansea to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £188

FAQs: Swansea to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Swansea to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Edinburgh can start from as little as £188 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Swansea to Edinburgh is £215; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Swansea to Edinburgh is 7 h 26 min   to travel the 300 mile long journey, with around there are 7 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Swansea to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 58. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Swansea to Edinburgh leaves at 18: 23.
There are 7 trains a day from Swansea to Edinburgh which require at least one change with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Swansea to Edinburgh you can take a train with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Swansea to Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 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 Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Swansea to Edinburgh is November.
You have options as you can travel between Swansea and Edinburgh 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Swansea and Edinburgh

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Edinburgh
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 Edinburgh.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station
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