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Thu
28 Oct
£99Arriva Trains Wales
£21National Express
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29 Oct
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£25National Express
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30 Oct
£99Arriva Trains Wales
£32Flixbus
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31 Oct
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£19Flixbus
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2 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£12Flixbus
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4 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£12Flixbus
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5 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£12Flixbus
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6 Nov
£99Arriva Trains Wales
£16Flixbus
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7 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£14National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£12Flixbus
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10 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£11Flixbus
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11 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£11Flixbus
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12 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£12Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£35Arriva Trains Wales
£12Flixbus
Mon
15 Nov
£29Arriva Trains Wales
£9Flixbus
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16 Nov
£98Arriva Trains Wales
£16National Express

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Train Information to Manchester from Swansea

distanceDistance146 miles (236 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£67 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesArriva Trains Wales

Trains from Swansea to Manchester cover the 146 miles (236 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 18 min with our travel partners like Arriva Trains Wales. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £67, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Travel Tips

Trains from Swansea to Manchester
Travel by train to Manchester 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 Manchester.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train between Swansea and Manchester?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Swansea and Manchester for as little as £35  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Swansea to Manchester?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Swansea and Manchester is £67  one way.
How far is it from Swansea to Manchester by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Swansea to Manchester via train to be approximately 146 miles (236 km).
What is the average Swansea to Manchester train duration?
The Swansea to Manchester train duration is on average 4 h 18 min, which is to be expected when travelling 146 miles (236 km) to Manchester from Swansea. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Swansea to Manchester do I depart from? Which Manchester train station from Swansea do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Swansea   and arriving in Manchester Piccadilly.

Where is the train station in Swansea? Where is the train station in Manchester?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Swansea, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Swansea.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Manchester.

Which train providers can take me between Swansea and Manchester?
If you're looking for trains from Swansea to Manchester, you can rely on Arriva Trains Wales to get you to Manchester. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Swansea to Manchester journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there between Swansea and Manchester?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Swansea to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Swansea to Manchester? When does the last train depart from Swansea to Manchester?
If you prefer early morning trains from Swansea to Manchester, the first train leaves at 08: 26. If you prefer late night trains from Swansea to Manchester, the last train of the day leaves at 11: 53. Omio shows you the latest train from Swansea to Manchester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
When should I purchase Swansea Manchester train tickets to score the best deals?
You can find a train to Manchester from Swansea to cost on average £67 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Swansea to Manchester train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Swansea
Manchester
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 between Swansea and Manchester.