Swindon to Cardiff train

Cheap train tickets from Swindon to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Dec 07

Cheapest

34

Average

34

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

Great Western Railway
08:10AMSwindon1h00 09:10AMCardiff
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341One-way

Train schedule from Swindon to Cardiff

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Great Western Railway
08:10AMSwindon1h00 09:10AMCardiff
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Fastest train times from Swindon to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Dec 07

Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h

Trains per day

1

Distance

97 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Swindon for Cardiff every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
08:10AMSwindon1h00 09:10AMCardiff
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341One-way

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Overview: Train from Swindon to Cardiff

distanceDistance60 miles (97 km)
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency52 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service

Trains from Swindon to Cardiff cover the 60 miles (97 km) long journey taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 52 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $1 (€1), but the average price of train tickets is $18 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry from Swindon to Cardiff trains

Great Western Rail and CrossCountry will get you to Cardiff from Swindon at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry
Great Western Rail

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

CrossCountry tickets to Cardiff from Swindon are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with CrossCountry between Swindon and Cardiff all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 60 miles (97 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Swindon to Cardiff routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Swindon to Cardiff train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Cardiff with CrossCountry!

    Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Swindon to Cardiff with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes from Swindon to Cardiff as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail Swindon to Cardiff train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Swindon to Cardiff on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 60 miles (97 km) journey to Cardiff from Swindon with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

    Train information from Swindon to Cardiff with Great Western Rail:

    • Average Duration: 1 h
    • Great Western Rail frequency: 25 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Swindon to Cardiff

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Cardiff 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 Swindon to Cardiff.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Swindon to Cardiff trains for as little as $1 (€1)  in the next 7 days.
    The Swindon to Cardiff train ticket price is on average $18 (€16)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
    The Swindon to Cardiff train distance is approximately 60 miles (97 km).
    The Swindon to Cardiff train duration is on average 56 min, which is to be expected when traveling 60 miles (97 km) to Cardiff from Swindon. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Swindon   and arriving in Cardiff Central.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Swindon, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Swindon.

    The most popular arrival train station, Cardiff Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center of Cardiff.

    For the route from Swindon to Cardiff you can take a train with Cross Country, Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Cardiff from Swindon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day to Cardiff from Swindon. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Great Western Railway. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
    The average number of trains departing Swindon for Cardiff is 52 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest train departing from Swindon to Cardiff leaves at 6: 21 AM. The last train departing from Swindon to Cardiff leaves at 11: 51 PM. You can find the latest Swindon to Cardiff train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Swindon to Cardiff is on average $18 (€16) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets from Swindon to Cardiff available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports in Swindon and Cardiff

    Swindon
    Cardiff
    The major railway station for departures from Swindon is Swindon. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Swindon for your journey from Swindon to Cardiff.
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    ShoppingShopping
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    Phone Number
    +44 3451652030
    Public transit options for Swindon
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Drop off Station Approach / Pick Up Front of the station (Small Ops both drop/pick up on Station Approach)

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