The cheapest trains from Manchester to Swindon

Showing times and prices for Oct 24

Cheapest

$150

Average

$287

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 Manchester to Swindon will cost around $ 287 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 150.

Cheapest
09:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h39 01:06PMSwindon
2 changes
$1501One-way
Cheapest
10:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h37 02:04PMSwindon
2 changes
$1501One-way
09:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h56 01:23PMSwindon
1 changes
$3791One-way
08:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h41 12:08PMSwindon
2 changes
$3791One-way
08:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h56 12:23PMSwindon
1 changes
$3791One-way

Timetable Manchester to Swindon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sun, Oct 24
08:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h41 12:08PMSwindon
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08:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h56 12:23PMSwindon
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09:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h39 01:06PMSwindon
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09:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h56 01:23PMSwindon
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10:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h37 02:04PMSwindon
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
Oct 24
$150Cross Country
$54National Express
Mon
Oct 25
$122Cross Country
$43National Express
Tue
Oct 26
$74Cross Country
$34National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$74Cross Country
$31National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$149Avanti West Coast
$21National Express

The fastest trains from Manchester to Swindon

Showing times and prices for Oct 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 37 m

Average

3 h 45 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

216 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Swindon without transferring at least once.

Fastest
10:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h37 02:04PMSwindon
2 changes
$1501One-way
09:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h39 01:06PMSwindon
2 changes
$1501One-way
08:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h41 12:08PMSwindon
2 changes
$3791One-way
09:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h56 01:23PMSwindon
1 changes
$3791One-way
08:27AMManchester Piccadilly3h56 12:23PMSwindon
1 changes
$3791One-way

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Train Information to Swindon from Manchester

distanceDistance134 miles (216 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price$120 (€97)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Manchester to Swindon cover the 134 miles (216 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 31 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $120 (€97), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $74 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Swindon.

Train companies

Manchester to Swindon with CrossCountry

Travel from Manchester to Swindon from $74 (€60) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Manchester to Swindon you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry is one of the best options when traveling by train between Manchester and Swindon. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train schedules for the Manchester - Swindon journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from Manchester to Swindon is around 134 miles (216 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at $74 (€60). As you check the latest Manchester to Swindon train schedule from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Swindon safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket from Manchester to Swindon so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Manchester to Swindon:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Manchester to Swindon
Travel by train to Swindon 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 Manchester to Swindon.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Swindon from Manchester cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Swindon to cost as little as $74 (€60)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Manchester and Swindon?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $120 (€97)  for a train ticket to Swindon from Manchester.
How far is Manchester to Swindon by train?
The train distance from Manchester to Swindon is around 134 miles (216 km).
What is the Manchester to Swindon train travel time?
On average the Manchester to Swindon train travel time is 3 h 31 min  for the 134 miles (216 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Swindon?

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your route from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. When arriving in Swindon, you can end your route in train stations like Swindon and Swindon, Bus Station.

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Swindon   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Manchester to go to Swindon? Where is the train station in Swindon located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Swindon, called Swindon, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

What train providers go from Manchester to Swindon?
When taking a train from Manchester to Swindon, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Swindon. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Swindon from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there from Manchester to Swindon?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Manchester to Swindon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Manchester to Swindon? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Manchester at 7: 27 AM. The last train leaves from Manchester at 8: 27 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Manchester to Swindon and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Manchester to Swindon to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to Swindon is on average $120 (€97) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Manchester to Swindon available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Swindon
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your trip to Swindon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales