Swansea to Glasgow train

Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 13 Aug

Cheapest

£125

Average

£152

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.

Avanti West Coast
12:24Swansea8h01 20:25Glasgow
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£1251One-way
Cross Country
07:22Swansea9h46 17:08Glasgow
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£1601One-way
Transport for Wales
13:00Swansea7h25 20:25Glasgow
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£1601One-way
Transport for Wales
07:49Swansea7h53 15:42Glasgow
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£1631One-way

Train schedule Swansea to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 13 August
Cross Country
07:22Swansea9h46 17:08Glasgow
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Transport for Wales
07:49Swansea7h53 15:42Glasgow
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Avanti West Coast
12:24Swansea8h01 20:25Glasgow
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Transport for Wales
13:00Swansea7h25 20:25Glasgow
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Fastest train times from Swansea to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 13 Aug

Fastest Journey

7 h 25 m

Average

8 h 16 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

472 km

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

Transport for Wales
13:00Swansea7h25 20:25Glasgow
0 changes
£1601One-way
Transport for Wales
07:49Swansea7h53 15:42Glasgow
0 changes
£1631One-way
Avanti West Coast
12:24Swansea8h01 20:25Glasgow
0 changes
£1251One-way
Cross Country
07:22Swansea9h46 17:08Glasgow
0 changes
£1601One-way

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Overview: Train from Swansea to Glasgow

distanceDistance293 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£160 (€181)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Swansea to Glasgow cover the 293 miles long journey taking on average 7 h 47 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £160, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £158. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train companies: CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 trains Swansea to Glasgow

You can travel by train from Swansea to Glasgow with CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 for as low as £158. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Swansea and Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel from Swansea to Glasgow is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train between Swansea and Glasgow by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Swansea to Glasgow trip. You can expect to travel 293 miles (472 km) between Swansea and Glasgow on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Glasgow from Swansea, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Glasgow from Swansea!

    Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to Glasgow from Swansea with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes to Glasgow from Swansea as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 Swansea to Glasgow train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Glasgow from Swansea on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 293 miles (472 km) trip from Swansea to Glasgow with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.

    Swansea to Glasgow train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

    • Average Duration: 13 h 41 min
    • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Swansea to Glasgow

    Travel by train to Glasgow 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 Glasgow.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap train from Swansea to Glasgow for some dates and times for as low as £158  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Swansea to Glasgow train price to come in at an average of £160  one way.
    The distance from Swansea to Glasgow by train is approximately 293 miles.
    While the time it takes to travel 293 miles from Swansea to Glasgow can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Swansea to Glasgow is on average 7 h 47 min.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Swansea   and arrive in Glasgow Central.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Swansea and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city centre in Glasgow.

    For the best Swansea to Glasgow train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country, Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Glasgow from Swansea to compare what amenities they may offer.
    You can take the first train from Swansea to Glasgow at 07: 09   or take the last train from Swansea to Glasgow leaving at 14: 54. Look for the latest Swansea Glasgow train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Swansea to Glasgow is on average £160 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Swansea and Glasgow available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Swansea
    Glasgow
    The major railway station for departures from Swansea is Swansea. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Swansea for your trip to Glasgow from Swansea.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station

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