Swansea to Cardiff bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Swansea to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

55 m

Average

1 h 6 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

55 km

Cheap bus tickets from Swansea to Cardiff start from $7 with an average ticket price of $8.

The fastest bus from Swansea to Cardiff takes 55m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 6m and covers a distance of 55 km.

8 buses leave Swansea for Cardiff every day with 8 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Megabus
10:20PM1h00
Swansea
11:20PMCardiff
$71One-way
0 transfers
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Megabus
10:25PM1h00
Swansea
11:25PMCardiff
$71One-way
0 transfers
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Megabus
10:20PM1h05
Swansea
11:25PMCardiff
$71One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Megabus
10:25PM0h55
Swansea
11:20PMCardiff
$71One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
07:15AM1h05
Swansea
08:20AMCardiff
$91One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Swansea to Cardiff

distanceDistance34 miles (55 km)
durationAverage bus duration55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$6 (€5)
frequencyBus frequency16 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 16 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus, FlixBus, Great Western Rail or Transport for Wales

Buses from Swansea to Cardiff cover the 34 miles (55 km) long route taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, FlixBus, Great Western Rail or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 16 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $2 (€2), but the average price of bus tickets is $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea, University Bay Campus and arrive in Cardiff, University.

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

Find the best buses to Cardiff from Swansea with Omio's travel partners National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from $3 (€3). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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 - Cardiff 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 Cardiff bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h
  • Cheapest Price: $27
  • National Express frequency: 21 a day

FAQs: Bus from Swansea to Cardiff

FAQs: Take the bus from Swansea to Cardiff 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 Cardiff.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Swansea to Cardiff can start from as little as $2 (€2) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Swansea to Cardiff is $6 (€5); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Swansea to Cardiff bus time is 55 min   covering the 34 mile (55 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Swansea to Cardiff leaves at 5: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Swansea to Cardiff leaves at 11: 10 PM.
Yes, there are 16 direct buses a day from Swansea to Cardiff with National Express, Megabus, FlixBus, Great Western Rail or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
When taking a bus from Swansea to Cardiff, you can count on National Express, Megabus, FlixBus, Great Western Rail or Transport for Wales for the best way to get you to Cardiff. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between Swansea and Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

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 Cardiff, you can end your journey in bus stations like Cardiff, University, Cardiff, North Rd (Cathays High School) and Cardiff, Millennium Stadium.

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 Cardiff, University, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Cardiff from Swansea is worth doing with a journey time of 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from Swansea to Cardiff is February.
You have options as you can travel from Swansea to Cardiff 2 different ways: train or bus.

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