The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
1 h 8 m
Buses per day
Of the 4 buses that leave Bristol for Swindon every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||35 miles (57 km)|
|Average bus duration||55 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$8 (€7)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||National Express or Megabus|
Buses from Bristol to Swindon cover the 35 miles (57 km) long journey taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $8 (€7), but the average price of bus tickets is $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Swindon.
Travel between Bristol and Swindon from $8 (€7) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Swindon from Bristol, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express from Bristol to Swindon bus information:
Swindon is 40 miles from Bristol. There is one bus a day from Bristol to Swindon. The journey takes between 1 hour 55 minutes and 2 hours 10 minutes. Buses leave from Bristol Bus Station, which is situated on Marlborough Street. There is a 14-minute walk from Bristol Cathedral and 30 minutes walk from the SS Great Britain, which was the first iron steamship to cross the Atlantic. Buses arrive at Swindon Bus Station, which is situated on Prospect Hill. This is a 12-minute walk from the Brunel Shopping Centre. Buses on this route are operated by National Express.
Swindon is one of the biggest cities in the west of England and has plenty to interest visitors. There is a fascinating Museum of the Great Western railroad and the elegant architecture of Lydiard House while the ancient stone circles at Avebury are not far away as well. Buses from Bristol to Swindon stop at the town's main bus station on Manchester Road. If you are heading to attractions in the south-eastern part of Swindon, National Express buses also stop at Sussex Square as well as Coate - a beautiful country park just outside the town.
When departing from Bristol, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, Bond Street / St James Barton Roundabout. When arriving in Swindon, you can end your trip in bus stations like Swindon, Swindon, Bus Station (New Bridge Close) and Swindon, Stratton Cross Roads (Cricklade Rd).
Omio customers book a bus from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Bristol Temple Meads and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Swindon most often arrive at Swindon and need to travel around 0.4 miles (631 m) from this bus station to the city center.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need