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Cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Swansea

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Edinburgh to Swansea is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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Bus times from Edinburgh to Swansea

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Fastest Journey

16 h 25 m


16 h 25 m

Buses per day



484 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Edinburgh for Swansea every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Bus from Edinburgh to Swansea

distanceDistance300 miles (484 km)
durationAverage bus duration14 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$61 (€53)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express or FlixBus

Buses from Edinburgh to Swansea cover the 300 miles (484 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $61 (€53), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrive in Swansea, University Bay Campus.

Bus providers: National Express and FlixBus from Edinburgh to Swansea

National Express and FlixBus buses will get you between Edinburgh and Swansea from $23 (€19). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Edinburgh - Swansea bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Edinburgh to Swansea bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 14 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $39

FAQs: Bus from Edinburgh to Swansea

FAQs: Take the bus from Edinburgh to Swansea with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Swansea.
Cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Swansea can start from as little as $23 (€19) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Edinburgh to Swansea is $61 (€53); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Swansea bus time is 14 h 15 min   covering the 300 mile (484 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Edinburgh to Swansea leaves at 7: 45 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Edinburgh to Swansea leaves at 11: 40 PM.
Take the Edinburgh to Swansea bus with National Express or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey between Edinburgh and Swansea as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge. When arriving in Swansea, you can end your trip in bus stations like Swansea, University Bay Campus, Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station and Swansea, West Way.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station, which is located around 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Swansea, University Bay Campus, located 3.2 miles (5.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh to Swansea by bus is December.
You have options as you can travel between Edinburgh and Swansea 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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