Travel options
from Swindon to Bristol

You can get from Swindon to Bristol by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Swindon to Bristol on 18 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:41Swindon0h47 10:28Bristol Temple Meads
1 changes
£161One-way
Cheapest
09:41Swindon0h47 10:28Bristol Temple Meads
1 changes
£161One-way
Other options
09:58Swindon0h41 10:39Bristol Temple Meads
0 changes
£191One-way
09:29Swindon0h36 10:05Bristol Temple Meads
0 changes
£271One-way
08:58Swindon0h37 09:35Bristol Temple Meads
0 changes
£271One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
18 Jan
£16Great Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
19 Jan
£16Great Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
20 Jan
£15Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Fri
21 Jan
£16Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Sat
22 Jan
£9Great Western Railway
£6Megabus

Travel Information to Bristol from Swindon

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £19
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £19 • 36 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Travel 35 miles (57 km) by coach or train to Bristol from Swindon. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 36 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Swindon to Bristol.

Travel Tips: Travel from Swindon to Bristol

Travel to Bristol 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 Swindon to Bristol.
FAQs

How do I go from Swindon to Bristol?

There are 2 travel options from Swindon to Bristol: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Swindon to Bristol?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Swindon to Bristol. Tickets for a coach cost on average £9.

This is compared to other travel options to Bristol:

A coach is about £10 less than a train, which costs on average £19 for this journey.

What is the quickest way from Swindon to Bristol?

The quickest way to travel to Bristol from Swindon is by train, which takes on average 36 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Bristol by coach can take on average 55 min.

How many miles from Swindon to Bristol would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 35 miles (57 km) from Swindon to Bristol.

How many services a day are there between Swindon and Bristol?

The average frequency per day from Swindon to Bristol is:

  • 50 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Swindon to Bristol 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 Swindon to Bristol?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Swindon to Bristol:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Swindon to Bristol depart from Swindon to Bristol, City Centre.
  • Most travellers take a train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads.

Which travel companies can get me from Swindon to Bristol?

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

  • You can take a coach from Swindon to Bristol with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £9 with National Express from Swindon to Bristol.
  • You can take a train from Swindon to Bristol with Great Western Railway. Cheap tickets can be found for £19 with Great Western Railway from Swindon to Bristol.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Swindon to Bristol ends?

Omio customers who travel from Swindon to Bristol often also extend their holiday to go to London, Cardiff or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bristol and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy my Swindon to Bristol ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £9 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £19 one way.

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

Travelling from Swindon to Bristol: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need