Cheap train tickets from Swindon to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Cheapest

$40

Average

$41

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 Swindon to Cardiff will cost around $ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 40.

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11:11AMSwindon1h02 12:13PMCardiff Central
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$401One-way
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11:40AMSwindon0h58 12:38PMCardiff Central
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$401One-way
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10:41AMSwindon0h55 11:36AMCardiff Central
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$401One-way
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09:41AMSwindon0h56 10:37AMCardiff Central
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$401One-way
08:12AMSwindon0h56 09:08AMCardiff Central
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$441One-way

Train schedule from Swindon to Cardiff

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08:12AMSwindon0h56 09:08AMCardiff Central
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08:41AMSwindon0h57 09:38AMCardiff Central
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09:41AMSwindon0h56 10:37AMCardiff Central
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10:41AMSwindon0h55 11:36AMCardiff Central
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11:11AMSwindon1h02 12:13PMCardiff Central
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11:40AMSwindon0h58 12:38PMCardiff Central
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Fastest train times from Swindon to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Fastest Journey

55 m

Average

57 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

97 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Swindon for Cardiff every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 97 km distance in an average of 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 55 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 2 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:41AMSwindon0h55 11:36AMCardiff Central
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$401One-way
08:12AMSwindon0h56 09:08AMCardiff Central
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$441One-way
09:41AMSwindon0h56 10:37AMCardiff Central
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$401One-way
08:41AMSwindon0h57 09:38AMCardiff Central
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$441One-way
11:40AMSwindon0h58 12:38PMCardiff Central
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$401One-way

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Overview: Train from Swindon to Cardiff

distanceDistance60 miles (97 km)
durationAverage train duration55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$40 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Railway

Trains from Swindon to Cardiff cover the 60 miles (97 km) long trip taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $40 (€33), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $39 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains to Cardiff from Swindon cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Swindon to Cardiff to cost as little as $39 (€33)  in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train to Cardiff from Swindon?

The Swindon to Cardiff train ticket price is on average $40 (€33)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is Swindon to Cardiff by train?

The Swindon to Cardiff train distance is approximately 60 miles (97 km).

How long is the train ride between Swindon and Cardiff?

The Swindon to Cardiff train duration is on average 55 min, which is to be expected when traveling 60 miles (97 km) between Swindon and Cardiff. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What train station in Swindon goes to Cardiff? What train station do I come into Cardiff from Swindon?

When departing from Swindon, you have various train station options to start your route from including Swindon and Swindon, Bus Station. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your trip in train stations like Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays).

Omio customers book a train from Swindon   to Cardiff Central   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Swindon located? Where is the arrival train station in Cardiff located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Swindon, located approximately 0.5 miles (836 m) from the city center of Swindon. The most popular arrival train station in Cardiff, called Cardiff Central, is located around 0.2 miles (425 m) away from its city center.

What train companies go from Swindon to Cardiff?

When taking a train from Swindon to Cardiff, you can count on Great Western Railway for the best way to get you to Cardiff. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Swindon and Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains are there to Cardiff from Swindon a day?

The average number of trains departing Swindon for Cardiff is 24 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Swindon to Cardiff? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train for this journey departs from Swindon at 8: 15 AM. The last train leaves from Swindon at 10: 41 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Swindon to Cardiff and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book train tickets from Swindon to Cardiff to score the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Swindon to Cardiff is on average $40 (€33) if you buy 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 Swindon and Cardiff available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Swindon
Cardiff
Swindon is the most popular Swindon 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 Swindon for your trip to Cardiff.