The cheapest buses from Swansea to London

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Cheapest

$15

Average

$24

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 London will cost around $ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 15.

2nd Cheapest
04:55AMSwansea5h25 10:20AMLondon
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$151One-way
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05:00AMSwansea5h20 10:20AMLondon
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$151One-way
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09:40AMSwansea4h40 02:20PMLondon
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$151One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:35AMSwansea4h45 02:20PMLondon
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$151One-way
07:10AMSwansea5h10 12:20PMLondon
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$221One-way

Timetable Swansea to London

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04:55AMSwansea5h25 10:20AMLondon
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05:00AMSwansea5h20 10:20AMLondon
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07:00AMSwansea5h15 12:15PMLondon
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07:00AMSwansea4h30 11:30AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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07:05AMSwansea5h10 12:15PMLondon
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07:05AMSwansea4h25 11:30AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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07:10AMSwansea5h10 12:20PMLondon
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07:15AMSwansea5h05 12:20PMLondon
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07:50AMSwansea5h30 01:20PMLondon
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09:35AMSwansea4h45 02:20PMLondon
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09:40AMSwansea4h40 02:20PMLondon
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10:05AMSwansea5h25 03:30PMLondon
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12:15PMSwansea4h50 05:05PMLondon
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12:23PMSwansea4h42 05:05PMLondon
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02:25PMSwansea5h55 08:20PMLondon
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04:20PMSwansea5h15 09:35PMLondon
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04:25PMSwansea5h10 09:35PMLondon
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04:25PMSwansea6h20 10:45PMLondon
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11:40PMSwansea5h50 05:30AMLondon
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11:40PMSwansea5h05 04:45AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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11:50PMSwansea5h40 05:30AMLondon
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11:50PMSwansea4h55 04:45AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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Oct 20
$81Great Western Railway
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Thu
Oct 21
$71Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Fri
Oct 22
$71Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Sat
Oct 23
$81Great Western Railway
$20Flixbus
Sun
Oct 24
$81Great Western Railway
$19Megabus
Mon
Oct 25
$66Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Tue
Oct 26
$66Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
$66Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
$61Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$66Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$81Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$71Great Western Railway
$14Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$61Great Western Railway
$7Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$55Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$56Great Western Railway
$8Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$56Great Western Railway
$8Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$56Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$71Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$53Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$56Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$54Great Western Railway
$9National Express

The fastest buses from Swansea to London

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Fastest Journey

4 h 25 m

Average

5 h 11 m

Buses per day

22

Distance

264 km

Of the 22 buses that leave Swansea for London every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 264 km distance in an average of 5 h 11 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 20 m 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
07:05AMSwansea4h25 11:30AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$261One-way
2nd Fastest
07:00AMSwansea4h30 11:30AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 3
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$261One-way
09:40AMSwansea4h40 02:20PMLondon
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$151One-way
12:23PMSwansea4h42 05:05PMLondon
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$221One-way
09:35AMSwansea4h45 02:20PMLondon
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$151One-way

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Bus Information between Swansea and London

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$15 (€12)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Swansea to London cover the 164 miles (264 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $15 (€12), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Bus companies

Bus between Swansea and London with National Express

For as little as $9 (€8) you can travel by bus between Swansea and London with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. 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 between Swansea and London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Swansea and London are the following:

    • 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.

    Buses from Swansea to London

    Taking the bus offers an affordable, comfortable way to travel from Swansea to the UK capital. buses from Swansea to London depart daily, with six direct buses every day. Journeys take between four hours 35 minutes and five hours five minutes, and passengers can choose from two departure points in the Swansea area,

    Which bus companies travel from Swansea to London?

    All buses from Swansea to London are operated by National Express. The UK's biggest bus company, National Express runs direct services to London Victoria bus Station every day.

    How long is the bus from Swansea to London?

    When they travel direct, passengers can expect the journey time from Swansea to London to be between four hours 35 minutes and five hours five minutes. It may be worth checking indirect options as well, as some can take under five hours.

    How many buses are there from Swansea to London?

    Travellers can expect a regular daily service from Swansea to London. National Express runs six direct buses to London every day, with a choice of two starting points.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Swansea to London?

    Departure bus station: There are two departure points for buses from Swansea to London. Firstly, buses could leave from Swansea West Way, which is in the city center, not far from Swansea Marina and most major local accommodation providers. The alternative is to hop on buses to London from Swansea University Bay Campus. This stop is five minutes away from Swansea West Way and offers a handy option for students or anyone situated in eastern Swansea. The vast majority of buses to London will stop at both locations, giving travellers plenty of choice about how they make the journey.

    Arrival bus station: No matter which Swansea bus stop travellers choose, buses to London will arrive at London Victoria bus Station. London's major bus travel centre is located in west London, a short walk from Victoria Station. From there, arrivals can transfer to all corners of the city via the London Underground network, while local buses run to the West End and across the river to Lambeth or Brixton. Express trains run from Victoria to Gatwick Airport, and Overground rail connections make it easy to travel from the bus station to destinations in south-west London and neighbouring counties.

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    FAQs
    How much does a cheap bus between Swansea and London cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Swansea to London to cost as little as $9 (€8)  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a bus from Swansea to London?
    If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Swansea to London bus price to come in at an average of $15 (€12)  one way.
    How many miles is it from Swansea to London by bus?
    You should expect to travel around 164 miles (264 km)  to London from Swansea by bus.
    What is the Swansea to London bus travel time?
    On average the Swansea to London bus time is 4 h 35 min  covering the 164 miles (264 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    When traveling by bus from Swansea to London, which bus station in Swansea do I depart from and which bus station in London do I arrive in?

    Omio customers book a bus from Swansea   to London, Victoria Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

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

    Passengers booking this journey 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 London most often arrive at London, Victoria Coach Station and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this bus station to the city center.

    What bus providers go from Swansea to London?
    If you're looking for buses from Swansea to London, you can rely on National Express or Megabus to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Swansea to London journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any direct buses from Swansea to London?
    Yes, you can find a direct bus from Swansea to London with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    When can I take the first bus from Swansea to London? When can I take the last bus for the day?
    The earliest bus for this journey departs from Swansea at 6: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Swansea at 4: 55 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Swansea to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    When should I buy the Swansea to London bus for the best deals on tickets?
    If you purchase the Swansea to London bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $15 (€12). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Swansea to London. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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