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from Swansea to London

You can get from Swansea to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Swansea to London on 28 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:40Swansea4h40 14:20London
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£231One-way
Cheapest
05:00Swansea5h20 10:20London
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£191One-way
Other options
09:35Swansea4h45 14:20London
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£231One-way
04:55Swansea5h25 10:20London
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£191One-way
16:25Swansea5h10 21:35London
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£261One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
£59Great Western Railway
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Thu
28 Oct
£58Great Western Railway
£19National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£59Great Western Railway
£17Megabus
Sat
30 Oct
£58Great Western Railway
£14Megabus
Sun
31 Oct
£58Great Western Railway
£6Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£47Great Western Railway
£6Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£47Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£31Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£47Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£47Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£58Great Western Railway
£7National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£58Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£44Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£39Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Wed
10 Nov
£39Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Thu
11 Nov
£40Great Western Railway
£6Flixbus
Fri
12 Nov
£40Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£58Great Western Railway
£7Flixbus
Sun
14 Nov
£43Great Western Railway
Find prices
Mon
15 Nov
£40Great Western Railway
£6Flixbus
Tue
16 Nov
£40Great Western Railway
£6Flixbus

Travel Information from Swansea to London

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £59
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £3 • 4 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £59 • 2 h 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Great Western Railway

Travel 164 miles (264 km) by coach or train to London from Swansea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 47 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Swansea to London.

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Travel from Swansea to London
Travel to London 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 Swansea to London.
FAQs
How do I go from Swansea to London?

There are 2 travel options from Swansea to London: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Swansea to London?

The cheapest way from Swansea to London is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £3 compared to other travel options to London:

A coach journey is usually £56 less than a journey to London by train, which costs on average £59 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Swansea to London?

The quickest way to travel between Swansea and London is by train, which takes on average 2 h 47 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 4 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Swansea to London?

The distance from Swansea to London is approximately 164 miles (264 km).

How many services a day are there to London from Swansea?

The average frequency per day from Swansea to London is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to London from 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 Swansea and in London?

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Swansea, West Way and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Trains from Swansea to London most often leave from Swansea and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel companies can take me from Swansea to London?

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

  • You can go to London from Swansea by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £3 with Flixbus from Swansea to London on Omio.
  • You can travel to London from Swansea by train with Great Western Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £59 with Great Western Railway from Swansea to London.
Can I find a direct route from Swansea to London?

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

  • You can find a direct coach to London with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus.

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

Where should I go next after I travel between Swansea and London?
Omio customers who travel from Swansea to London often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase Swansea to London tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £3 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £59 one way on average.

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

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