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Cheap bus tickets from Swansea to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
10:25PM2h35
Swansea
01:00AMBristol, City Centre
$71One-way
0 transfers
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Megabus
10:20PM2h40
Swansea
01:00AMBristol, City Centre
$71One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Megabus
10:25PM2h10
Swansea
12:35AMBristol
$71One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Megabus
10:20PM2h15
Swansea
12:35AMBristol
$71One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
07:05AM2h30
Swansea
09:35AMBristol
$91One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Swansea to Bristol

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, July 21
Megabus
07:05AM2h30
Swansea
09:35AMBristol
0 transfers
Megabus
07:05AM4h35
Swansea
11:40AMBristol, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
07:05AM2h55
Swansea
10:00AMBristol, City Centre
0 transfers
Megabus
07:15AM2h45
Swansea
10:00AMBristol, City Centre
0 transfers
Megabus
07:15AM4h25
Swansea
11:40AMBristol, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
07:15AM2h20
Swansea
09:35AMBristol
0 transfers
Megabus
10:20PM2h40
Swansea
01:00AMBristol, City Centre
0 transfers
Megabus
10:20PM2h15
Swansea
12:35AMBristol
0 transfers
Megabus
10:20PM3h37
Swansea
01:57AMBristol, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
10:25PM2h35
Swansea
01:00AMBristol, City Centre
0 transfers
Megabus
10:25PM3h32
Swansea
01:57AMBristol, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
10:25PM2h10
Swansea
12:35AMBristol
0 transfers

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Bus times from Swansea to Bristol

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Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

3 h 1 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

95 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Swansea for Bristol every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
10:25PM2h10
Swansea
12:35AMBristol
$71One-way
0 transfers
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Megabus
10:20PM2h15
Swansea
12:35AMBristol
$71One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:15AM2h20
Swansea
09:35AMBristol
$91One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:05AM2h30
Swansea
09:35AMBristol
$91One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
10:25PM2h35
Swansea
01:00AMBristol, City Centre
$71One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Swansea to Bristol

distanceDistance58 miles (94 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$8 (€7)
frequencyBus frequency12 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 12 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus, FlixBus or Great Western Rail

Buses from Swansea to Bristol cover the 58 miles (94 km) long route taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, FlixBus or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $8 (€7), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $3 (€3). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea, University Bay Campus and arrive in Bristol, Airport Bus Station.

Bus companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from Swansea to Bristol

National Express, Megabus and FlixBus buses will get you between Swansea and Bristol from $3 (€3). 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 Swansea - Bristol 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.

Swansea to Bristol bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $34
  • National Express frequency: 6 a day

Buses From Swansea To Bristol: Journey Details

traveling the 59 miles between Swansea and Bristol is quick and convenient with both National Express and Megabus operating daily direct services. National Express offers 12 daily services with the first departing at 2:00 a.m. and the last at 11:55 p.m. Most are direct but 3 require a change of coach at Cardiff. Coaches stop at Port Talbot, Bridgend (Sarn), Cardiff Coach Station (Sophia Gardens), and Newport. Megabus provides two daily departures. The first departs at 4:30 a.m. and the second and 7:30 p.m. Travel time is around 2 hours and 15minutes with 2 stops, one at Cardiff, Kingsway, and the other at Newport, Queensway.

Taking the Bus from Swansea

Buses from Swansea to Bristol depart from the newly renovated Quadrant Bus Station in the centre of the city. The bus station is open from 5.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m. from Mondays to Saturdays, and until 8.30 p.m. on Sundays. Passengers seeking access outside these hours can contact staff at the southern entrance. The Quadrant is also the terminus for most routes into Swansea by local buses operated by First South Wales and New Adventure Travel. A cab rank is located to the south side. Swansea railroad Station is around a mile away in the High Street.

Getting into Bristol by Bus

Bristol is thriving metropolis with a vibrant student atmosphere and an abundance of parks and green zones. The city is home to museums, theatres and concert halls and an attractive harbourside area. National Express buses from Swansea arrive at Bristol Bus and Coach Station on Malborough Street. The ticket office is open between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. from Monday to Saturday and opens at 11:00 a.m. on Sundays. Local buses operated by First, Stagecoach and ABus provide onward transport to all parts of the city and beyond. Megabus coaches stop at Colston Hall in the city centre near the harbourside and bus station.

FAQs: Bus from Swansea to Bristol

FAQs: Take the bus from Swansea to Bristol 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 Swansea to Bristol.
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Cheap bus tickets from Swansea to Bristol can start from as little as $3 (€3) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Swansea to Bristol is $8 (€7); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from Swansea to Bristol is 2 h 10 min   to travel the 58 mile (94 km) long trip, with around there are 12 buses per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Swansea to Bristol leaves at 5: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Swansea to Bristol leaves at 10: 20 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Swansea to Bristol without having to change trains with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. There are 12 direct buses from Swansea to Bristol each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Swansea to Bristol bus with National Express, Megabus, FlixBus or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route between Swansea and Bristol as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Swansea, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Swansea, University Bay Campus, Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station and Swansea, West Way. When arriving in Bristol, you can end your trip in bus stations like Bristol, Airport Bus Station, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Station Approach (Temple Meads - Stop T1).

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Swansea, University Bay Campus, which is located around 3.2 miles (5.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Bristol, Airport Bus Station, located 8.9 miles (14.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Bristol from Swansea is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Swansea to Bristol by bus is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Swansea and Bristol including taking a train or bus.

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