You can get from Manchester to Swansea by train, bus or flight.
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|Distance||146 miles (236 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£11 - £99|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £11 • 6 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £99 • 4 h 8 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Arriva Trains Wales|
Travel 146 miles (236 km) by coach or train between Manchester and Swansea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 8 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Swansea.
You can travel between Manchester and Swansea 2 different ways: coach or train.
The cheapest way from Manchester to Swansea is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £11 compared to other travel options to Swansea:
A coach is £88 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Manchester to Swansea costing on average £99.
The fastest way from Manchester to Swansea is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 8 min.
Other travel options from Manchester to Swansea can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 30 min of travel time.
The distance between Manchester and Swansea is around 146 miles (236 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Swansea:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Swansea, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip between Manchester and Swansea, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Swansea online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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