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from Liverpool to Swansea

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Travel Information to Swansea from Liverpool

distanceDistance130 miles (209 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£28 - £98
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £28 • 7 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £98 • 4 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Arriva Trains Wales

Take a coach or train to travel 130 miles (209 km) from Liverpool to Swansea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £28. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct 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.

How do I go from Liverpool to Swansea?

There are 2 ways to get from Liverpool to Swansea: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Liverpool to Swansea?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Liverpool to Swansea, which costs on average £28.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Swansea:

A coach is generally £70 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £98 from Liverpool to Swansea.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool to Swansea?

The fastest way to get to Swansea from Liverpool is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 32 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 10 min.

How far is it from Liverpool to Swansea?

The distance from Liverpool to Swansea is approximately 130 miles (209 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Liverpool to Swansea?

The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Swansea is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Liverpool and in Swansea?

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Liverpool at Liverpool, Liverpool One and arrive in Swansea at Swansea, West Way.
  • Trains most often depart from Liverpool at Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Swansea at Swansea.

Which travel companies can get me from Liverpool to Swansea?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Liverpool to Swansea, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Swansea. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Liverpool to Swansea tickets on Omio for £28.
  • Travel with Arriva Trains Wales to go to Swansea by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Arriva Trains Wales Liverpool to Swansea tickets on Omio for £98.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Liverpool to Swansea?

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.

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Liverpool to Swansea online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £28 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £98 one way.

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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