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from Swindon to London

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

Our recommendation

To get from Swindon to London on 2 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:34Swindon, Queen's Drive2h16 20:50London
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£111One-way
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18:34Swindon, Queen's Drive2h16 20:50London
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18:30Swindon2h20 20:50London
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14:34Swindon, Queen's Drive2h16 16:50London
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14:30Swindon2h20 16:50London
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Wed
1 Dec
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£10National Express
Thu
2 Dec
£45Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Fri
3 Dec
£45Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Sat
4 Dec
£30Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Sun
5 Dec
£31Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Mon
6 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Tue
7 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Wed
8 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Thu
9 Dec
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£10National Express
Fri
10 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Sat
11 Dec
£28Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Sun
12 Dec
£18Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Mon
13 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Tue
14 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Wed
15 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
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Thu
16 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Fri
17 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£10National Express
Sat
18 Dec
£28Great Western Railway
£17National Express
Sun
19 Dec
£18Great Western Railway
£17National Express
Mon
20 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£17National Express
Tue
21 Dec
£43Great Western Railway
£17National Express

Travel Information from Swindon to London

distanceDistance71 miles (114 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £74
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £74 • 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 71 miles (114 km) between Swindon and London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Swindon to London.

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FAQs
What are my Swindon to London travel options?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Swindon to London?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Swindon to London, which costs on average £7.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A coach is generally £68 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £74 from Swindon to London.

What is the quickest way from Swindon to London?

The fastest way from Swindon to London is by train with an average journey time of 54 min.

Other travel options between Swindon and London can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h.

What is the distance from Swindon to London?

The distance between Swindon and London is around 71 miles (114 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Swindon to London is:

  • Around 50 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Swindon to London 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 London?

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Swindon at Swindon and arrive in London at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Trains from Swindon to London most often leave from Swindon and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel operators can get me from Swindon to London?

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

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Swindon to London tickets on Omio for £7.
  • Travel with Great Western Railway to go to London by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Great Western Railway Swindon to London tickets on Omio for £74.
Is it possible to travel directly to London from Swindon?

Yes, there are direct services available from Swindon to London with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with National Express.
  • You can find around 50 direct trains per day and book this direct train with Great Western Railway.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Swindon to London.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Swindon to London?
Looking to extend your trip from Swindon to London? Many Omio customers who go from Swindon to London usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels from London, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets to London from Swindon online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Swindon to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £7 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £74 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Swindon to London 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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