The cheapest buses from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$20

Average

$28

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.

The average ticket from Swansea to Birmingham will cost around $ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

2nd Cheapest
03:50PMSwansea4h10 08:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$201One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:00AMSwansea4h00 01:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$201One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:00AMSwansea4h00 03:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$201One-way
06:00AMSwansea5h00 11:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$351One-way
04:50PMSwansea10h00 02:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$431One-way

Timetable Swansea to Birmingham

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06:00AMSwansea5h00 11:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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09:00AMSwansea4h00 01:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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11:00AMSwansea4h00 03:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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03:50PMSwansea4h10 08:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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04:50PMSwansea10h00 02:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
Sep 27
$104Cross Country
$12Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$104Cross Country
$8Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$104Cross Country
$8Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$104Cross Country
$8Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$69Cross Country
$18National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$104Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$60Great Western Railway
$18National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$104Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$104Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$104Cross Country
$15National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$104Cross Country
$8Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
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$9Flixbus
Sun
Oct 10
$105Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
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$10National Express
Tue
Oct 12
$105Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Thu
Oct 14
$104Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Fri
Oct 15
$105Cross Country
$9Flixbus

The fastest buses from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

5 h 26 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

169 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Swansea for Birmingham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 169 km distance in an average of 5 h 26 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h .

The slowest buses will take 10 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:00AMSwansea4h00 01:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$201One-way
Fastest
11:00AMSwansea4h00 03:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$201One-way
2nd Fastest
03:50PMSwansea4h10 08:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$201One-way
06:00AMSwansea5h00 11:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$351One-way
04:50PMSwansea10h00 02:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$431One-way

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Bus Information between Swansea and Birmingham

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$12 (€10)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Swansea to Birmingham cover the 105 miles (169 km) long route taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $8 (€6), but the average price of bus tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Bus companies

National Express from Swansea to Birmingham

Travel from Swansea to Birmingham from $8 (€6) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a bus from Swansea to Birmingham, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express bus, you can expect to travel 105 miles (169 km) from Swansea to Birmingham and pay as low as $18 (€14) if you book in advance.

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 from Swansea to Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express bus schedule from Swansea to Birmingham, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap bus tickets on Omio today!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your bus tickets from Swansea to Birmingham due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Swansea to Birmingham
Take the bus to Birmingham 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 Swansea to Birmingham.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest bus from Swansea to Birmingham?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Swansea to Birmingham to cost as little as $8 (€6)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket to Birmingham from Swansea?
The bus price from Swansea to Birmingham is on average $12 (€10)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
How far is Swansea to Birmingham by bus?
The bus distance from Swansea to Birmingham is around 105 miles (169 km).
How long is the bus between Swansea and Birmingham?
While the time it takes to travel 105 miles (169 km) between Swansea and Birmingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Swansea to Birmingham bus journey time is on average 4 h 50 min.
What bus station in Swansea goes to Birmingham? What bus station do I come into Birmingham from Swansea?

Some of the Swansea bus stations to Birmingham you can start your journey from include Swansea, West Way, Swansea, The Kingsway / Picton Lane (Digital Village) and Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Birmingham include Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Swansea   and arriving in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Where is the Swansea bus station located? Where is the Birmingham bus station located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Swansea and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this bus station to the city center.

Which bus providers can get me from Swansea to Birmingham?
When taking a bus from Swansea to Birmingham, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Birmingham from Swansea and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
When does the first bus depart from Swansea to Birmingham? When does the last bus depart from Swansea to Birmingham?
The first Swansea to Birmingham bus departs at 6: 00 AM   and the last bus from Swansea to Birmingham leaves at 10: 00 AM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Swansea to Birmingham on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I buy the Swansea to Birmingham 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 trip and save money. If you book bus tickets to Birmingham from Swansea within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $12 (€10) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from Swansea to Birmingham a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Swansea
Birmingham
Swansea
Amenities
Swansea Quadrant Bus Station
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