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Train Information from Swansea to Birmingham

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$105 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Swansea to Birmingham cover the 105 miles (169 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $105 (€85), but the average price of train tickets is $105 (€85). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies

CrossCountry Swansea – Birmingham

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets from Swansea to Birmingham from $105 (€85) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

CrossCountry

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Swansea and Birmingham for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Swansea to Birmingham. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 105 miles (169 km) on this journey and your CrossCountry Swansea to Birmingham train ticket can cost as little as $105 (€85) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Swansea to Birmingham in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

These are CrossCountry's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Swansea and Birmingham:

  • 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 Swansea to Birmingham
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
How much are cheap trains between Swansea and Birmingham?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Swansea and Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from $105 (€85)  one way.
How much is the train from Swansea to Birmingham on average?
The Swansea to Birmingham train ticket price is on average $105 (€85)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is Birmingham from Swansea by train?
The distance to Birmingham from Swansea by train is approximately 105 miles (169 km).
What is the Swansea to Birmingham train travel time?
The Swansea to Birmingham train duration is on average 3 h 10 min, which is to be expected when traveling 105 miles (169 km) from Swansea to Birmingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Swansea to Birmingham, which train station in Swansea do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

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

Where is the departure train station in Swansea located? Where is the arrival train station in Birmingham located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Swansea and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Birmingham.

What train companies offer a service to Birmingham from Swansea?
Take the Swansea to Birmingham train with Great Western Railway or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Swansea and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there to Birmingham from Swansea a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Swansea to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Swansea to Birmingham? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Swansea at 7: 22 AM. The last train leaves from Swansea at 11: 22 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Swansea to Birmingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Swansea to Birmingham to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Swansea to Birmingham is on average $105 (€85) if you purchase 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 trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Swansea and Birmingham available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Swansea
Birmingham
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 to Birmingham from Swansea.