Swansea to Plymouth train

Sun, 23 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Great Western Railway
15:325h02
Swansea station (SWA)
20:34Plymouth station (PLY)
£1171One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
15:234h24
Swansea station (SWA)
19:47Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
1 change
Cross Country
16:244h21
Swansea station (SWA)
20:45Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
1 change
Cross Country
17:244h23
Swansea station (SWA)
21:47Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
1 change
Great Western Railway
17:244h06
Swansea station (SWA)
21:30Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
2 changes

Train timetableSwansea to Plymouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
Cross Country
15:234h24
Swansea station (SWA)
19:47Plymouth station (PLY)
1 change
Great Western Railway
15:325h02
Swansea station (SWA)
20:34Plymouth station (PLY)
2 changes
Cross Country
16:244h21
Swansea station (SWA)
20:45Plymouth station (PLY)
1 change
Cross Country
17:244h23
Swansea station (SWA)
21:47Plymouth station (PLY)
1 change
Great Western Railway
17:244h06
Swansea station (SWA)
21:30Plymouth station (PLY)
2 changes
Cross Country
18:244h26
Swansea station (SWA)
22:50Plymouth station (PLY)
1 change

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Train times from Swansea to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 6 m

Average

4 h 27 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

140 km

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

Fastest
Great Western Railway
17:244h06
Swansea station (SWA)
21:30Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
16:244h21
Swansea station (SWA)
20:45Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
1 change
Cross Country
17:244h23
Swansea station (SWA)
21:47Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
1 change
Cross Country
15:234h24
Swansea station (SWA)
19:47Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
1 change
Cross Country
18:244h26
Swansea station (SWA)
22:50Plymouth station (PLY)
£1211One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Swansea to Plymouth

distanceDistance86 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£100 (€112)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Great Western Rail

Trains from Swansea to Plymouth cover the 86 miles long route taking on average 4 h 18 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £70, but the average price of train tickets is £100. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Plymouth.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Swansea to Plymouth

Buy your official CrossCountry and Great Western Rail train tickets from Swansea to Plymouth from £70 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Swansea to Plymouth. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Swansea to Plymouth train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: £94

FAQs: Swansea to Plymouth train

FAQs: Travel by train from Swansea to Plymouth 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 Plymouth.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Plymouth can start from as little as £70 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Swansea to Plymouth is £100; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Plymouth from Swansea is on average 4 h 18 min   for the 86 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Swansea to Plymouth by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Swansea to Plymouth leaves at 04: 58. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Swansea to Plymouth leaves at 14: 23.
There are 11 trains a day from Swansea to Plymouth which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Swansea to Plymouth train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Plymouth from Swansea to compare what amenities they may offer.

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 Plymouth, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Plymouth from Swansea is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 18 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Swansea to Plymouth by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Swansea and Plymouth including taking a train or coach.

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