How to get from Liverpool to Swansea

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Travel Information to Swansea from Liverpool

distanceDistance130 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £102
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 7 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £102 • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Transport for Wales

Travel 130 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Liverpool to Swansea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Transport for Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Liverpool to Swansea.

Travel Tips: Travel from Liverpool to Swansea

Travel to Swansea 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 Liverpool to Swansea.

You can travel from Liverpool to Swansea 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Swansea. Tickets for a coach cost on average £17.

This is compared to other travel options to Swansea:

A coach is generally £85 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £102 from Liverpool to Swansea.

The fastest way to get to Swansea from Liverpool is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Swansea that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 7 h   on average.

The distance from Liverpool to Swansea is approximately 130 miles.

The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Swansea is:

  • 7 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Liverpool to Swansea as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Liverpool to Swansea:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Liverpool, Liverpool One and arrive in Swansea, University Bay Campus.
  • Trains mostly depart from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Swansea.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Liverpool to Swansea:

  • You can go to Swansea from Liverpool by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £17 with Flixbus from Liverpool to Swansea on Omio.
  • You can go to Swansea from Liverpool by train with Transport for Wales. You'll see cheap train tickets for £102 with Transport for Wales from Liverpool to Swansea on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Liverpool to Swansea with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Swansea with.
  • You can find a direct train to Swansea with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Swansea tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

Looking to extend your trip from Liverpool to Swansea? Many Omio customers who go from Liverpool to Swansea usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Cardiff or Bristol. If you're looking to explore London, Cardiff or Bristol from Swansea, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip to Swansea from Liverpool, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £17 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £102 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Liverpool to Swansea online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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