You can get from Swansea to Cardiff by train, bus or flight.
To get from Swansea to Cardiff on 07 Jul we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||34 miles (55 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Train • £15 • 52 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Great Western Railway|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 34 miles (55 km) to Cardiff from Swansea. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Swansea to Cardiff.
There are 4 ways to get from Swansea to Cardiff: coach, flight, ferry or train.
A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Swansea to Cardiff, which costs on average £1.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Cardiff:
A flight is generally £3 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £3 from Swansea to Cardiff.
A flight is generally £1 less than a ferry for the same journey. A ferry costs on average £1 from Swansea to Cardiff.
A flight is £15 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Swansea to Cardiff costing on average £15.
The fastest way from Swansea to Cardiff is by train with an average journey time of 52 min.
Other travel options between Swansea and Cardiff can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 1 h on average.
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Cardiff is approximately 34 miles (55 km) away from Swansea.
The average frequency per day from Swansea to Cardiff is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Swansea and Cardiff 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 when travelling from Swansea to Cardiff:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Swansea to Cardiff, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available between Swansea and Cardiff with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Cardiff as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Swansea and Cardiff.
Before travelling from Swansea to Cardiff, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Swansea to Cardiff tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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