Swansea to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jan 31

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85

Average

85

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

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12:23PMSwansea3h02 03:25PMBirmingham New Street
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08:23AMSwansea3h22 11:45AMBirmingham New Street
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11:23AMSwansea2h58 02:21PMBirmingham New Street
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01:23PMSwansea3h03 04:26PMBirmingham New Street
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09:23AMSwansea3h22 12:45PMBirmingham New Street
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Train schedule from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 31
08:23AMSwansea3h22 11:45AMBirmingham New Street
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09:23AMSwansea3h22 12:45PMBirmingham New Street
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10:23AMSwansea2h58 01:21PMBirmingham New Street
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11:23AMSwansea2h58 02:21PMBirmingham New Street
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12:23PMSwansea3h02 03:25PMBirmingham New Street
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01:23PMSwansea3h03 04:26PMBirmingham New Street
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Fastest train times from Swansea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jan 31

Fastest Journey

2 h 58 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

169 km

It's difficult to get from Swansea to Birmingham without transferring at least once.

Fastest
11:23AMSwansea2h58 02:21PMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
851One-way
Fastest
10:23AMSwansea2h58 01:21PMBirmingham New Street
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12:23PMSwansea3h02 03:25PMBirmingham New Street
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851One-way
01:23PMSwansea3h03 04:26PMBirmingham New Street
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851One-way
08:23AMSwansea3h22 11:45AMBirmingham New Street
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Overview: Train from Swansea to Birmingham

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$102 (€88)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Swansea to Birmingham cover the 105 miles (169 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $102 (€88), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $100 (€87). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry from Swansea to Birmingham trains

For as little as $101 (€87) you can travel by train between Swansea and Birmingham with Great Western Rail and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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Great Western Rail

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

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket to Birmingham from Swansea online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Swansea to Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains to Birmingham from Swansea start at $101 (€87) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 105 miles (169 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train from Swansea to Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Swansea to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

    Save time and money by searching for and booking your Great Western Rail train to Birmingham from Swansea online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Great Western Rail train to Birmingham from Swansea, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Great Western Rail train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 105 miles (169 km) route from Swansea to Birmingham as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Swansea to Birmingham, you can check straight away if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Great Western Rail Swansea to Birmingham train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Train information from Swansea to Birmingham with Great Western Rail:

    • Average Duration: 3 h 20 min
    • Great Western Rail frequency: 15 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Swansea to Birmingham

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Swansea to Birmingham.
    FAQs
    Train tickets between Swansea and Birmingham for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $100 (€87)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The Swansea to Birmingham train ticket price is on average $102 (€88)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 105 miles (169 km)  to Birmingham from Swansea by train.
    The train time from Swansea to Birmingham is on average 2 h 56 min  for the 105 miles (169 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Birmingham from Swansea by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Swansea   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Swansea, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.

    For the trip from Swansea to Birmingham you can take a train with Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Swansea and Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there are 23 trains a day from Swansea to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train for this route departs from Swansea at 4: 59 AM. The last train leaves from Swansea at 8: 23 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Swansea to Birmingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you book the Swansea to Birmingham train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $102 (€88). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Swansea and Birmingham. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

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    The major railway station for departures from Swansea is Swansea. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Swansea for your journey from Swansea to Birmingham.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station
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