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from Portsmouth to Swansea

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Travel Information from Portsmouth to Swansea

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£35 - £76
fastestFastest modeTrain • £76 • 4 h 21 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 135 miles (218 km) to Swansea from Portsmouth. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Portsmouth to Swansea.

Travel Tips: Travel from Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth to Swansea.

How do you get from Portsmouth to Swansea?

There are 2 ways to travel from Portsmouth to Swansea including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Portsmouth to Swansea?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Portsmouth to Swansea, which costs on average £35.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Swansea:

A coach is about £41 less than a train, which costs on average £76 for this route.

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

The fastest way to get to Swansea from Portsmouth is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 21 min.

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

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What is the distance from Portsmouth to Swansea?

The distance between Portsmouth and Swansea is around 135 miles (218 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Portsmouth to Swansea is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Portsmouth 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 when travelling from Portsmouth to Swansea?

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange and tend to arrive in Swansea, West Way.
  • Trains most often depart from Portsmouth at Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Swansea at Swansea.

Who can get me from Portsmouth to Swansea?

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

  • Travel with National Express to go to Swansea by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Portsmouth to Swansea tickets on Omio for £35.
  • Great Western Railway can take you to Swansea by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Great Western Railway from Portsmouth to Swansea for £76.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Swansea from Portsmouth ends?

Many of our customers travelling from Portsmouth to Swansea don't make Swansea their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Cardiff or Bristol, either of which you could add to your Portsmouth and Swansea trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Swansea to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Portsmouth and Swansea online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £35 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £76 one way.

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

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