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Bus Information between Southampton and Swansea

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$48 (€39)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Southampton to Swansea cover the 120 miles (193 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $29 (€24), but the average price of bus tickets is $48 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Swansea, West Way.

Bus companies

Travel with National Express between Southampton and Swansea

National Express buses will get you between Southampton and Swansea from $29 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable bus ride from Southampton to Swansea with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance bus company. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express bus schedule for the Southampton to Swansea trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming journey. You can take a bus with National Express for the 120 miles (193 km) journey from Southampton to Swansea with prices starting as low as $29 (€24). Select from three different ticket options: 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. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap bus from Southampton to Swansea on Omio today!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Buses from Southampton to Swansea
Take the bus to Swansea 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 Southampton to Swansea.
How much are cheap buses from Southampton to Swansea?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Southampton to Swansea for the next 7 days starting from $29 (€24)  one way.
What is the price of a bus ticket to Swansea from Southampton?
The bus price from Southampton to Swansea is on average $48 (€39)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Southampton to Swansea by bus?
The Southampton to Swansea bus distance is approximately 120 miles (193 km).
How many hours is the bus time between Southampton and Swansea?
On average the Southampton to Swansea bus time is 8 h 25 min  covering the 120 miles (193 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Southampton to Swansea, which bus station in Southampton do I depart from and which bus station in Swansea do I arrive in?

When departing from Southampton, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, Burgess Rd (Library) and Southampton, Southampton. When arriving in Swansea, you can end your trip in bus stations like Swansea, West Way, Swansea, The Kingsway / Picton Lane (Digital Village) and Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station.

Omio customers book a bus from Southampton Central   to Swansea, West Way   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in Southampton? Where is the bus station in Swansea?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Southampton Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Southampton.

The most popular arrival bus station, Swansea, West Way, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Swansea.

What bus companies offer a service to Swansea from Southampton?
Take the Southampton to Swansea bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey between Southampton and Swansea as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first bus from Southampton to Swansea? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from Southampton to Swansea at 4: 45 AM. The last bus from Southampton to Swansea that you can take departs at 11: 35 AM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Southampton to Swansea schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I book the Southampton to Swansea bus for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this journey and save money. If you book bus tickets to Swansea from Southampton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $48 (€39) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Southampton to Swansea a few months in advance.

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