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Cheap bus tickets and times from Swindon to London

Showing times and prices for Apr 24


Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m


2 h 45 m

Buses per day



115 km

Cheap bus tickets from Swindon to London start from $13 with an average ticket price of $23.

The fastest bus from Swindon to London takes 1h 10m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 45m and covers a distance of 115 km.

34 buses leave Swindon for London every day with 22 travelling directly.

Swindon, Freshbrook
06:40AMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
Swindon, Queen's Drive
11:50AMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
Swindon, Queen's Drive
06:50PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
Swindon, Queen's Drive
04:50PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
09:20PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Swindon to London

distanceDistance71 miles (114 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$21 (€19)
frequencyBus frequency7 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 7 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus or Bus

Buses from Swindon to London cover the 71 miles (114 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Bus. Normally, there are 7 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $21 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Swindon, A420 / Thornhill Rd (Sainsbury's) and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express and Bus from Swindon to London

Find the best buses from Swindon to London with Omio's travel partners National Express and Bus from $9 (€8). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 from Swindon to London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Swindon to London bus information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 45 min
  • Cheapest Price: $9
  • National Express frequency: 7 a day

Buses from Swindon to London: Journey Details

Buses from Swindon to London are operated by National Express Coaches. The coach service provides nine journeys a day with a travel time of approximately 2-3 hours. The first coach departs in the early hours with the second leaving at dawn and then consistently throughout the morning and afternoon. The last coach for London departs mid-evening, arriving late at night in London. Bus travel is also provided by Megabus who depart three times a day, twice in the early morning and once in the early evening.

Taking the Bus from Swindon

Coaches from Swindon depart from Swindon Bus Station which is located at the very heart of Swindon town centre, just south of the train station. The bus station can be easily reached on foot from anywhere in central Swindon or from the train station. Most local bus routes also terminate at the bus station. Public bus services in Swindon run from around 6:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. Those wishing to board one of the first two coaches of the day will need to book a taxi to the bus station.

Getting into London by Bus

The capital of the UK and the country's biggest centre for arts, culture and entertainment, London is one of the world's most enduring cities. Whether you want to shop on Oxford Street, reach dizzy heights on the London Eye, St Paul's or the Shard or perhaps take a boat trip down the Thames, this is the city that offers it all. Coaches from Swindon arrive at Victoria Coach Station which is a short walk from London Victoria Station, a major transport hub in Southwest London. From Victoria Underground, travellers can board a Victoria or Circle Line train to reach central London in less than 15 minutes. Tubes operate from 5:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. Between these times, a number of night buses also operate out of Victoria Station.

FAQs: Bus from Swindon to London

FAQs: Take the bus from Swindon to London 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 Swindon to London.
Cheap bus tickets from Swindon to London can start from as little as $8 (€7) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Swindon to London is $21 (€19); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Swindon to London bus time is 1 h 10 min   covering the 71 mile (114 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Swindon to London leaves at 4: 40 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Swindon to London leaves at 10: 00 PM.
There are 7 buses a day from Swindon to London which require at least one change with National Express, Megabus or Bus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the best Swindon to London bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus or Bus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Swindon and London to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Swindon, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Swindon, A420 / Thornhill Rd (Sainsbury's), Swindon, Bus Station (New Bridge Close) and Swindon, Queen's Drive. When arriving in London, you can end your trip in bus stations like London, Victoria Coach Station, Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station and London, Golders Green Station.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Swindon, A420 / Thornhill Rd (Sainsbury's), which is located around 3.2 miles (5.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at London, Victoria Coach Station, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Swindon to London is January.
You have options as you can travel between Swindon and London 2 different ways: train or bus.
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