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from Bristol to Swindon

You can get from Bristol to Swindon by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bristol to Swindon on Jan 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:37AMBristol Temple Meads0h42 09:19AMSwindon
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$171One-way
Cheapest
07:05AMBristol, City Centre1h25 08:30AMSwindon, Stratton Park
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$91One-way
Other options
09:30AMBristol Temple Meads0h39 10:09AMSwindon
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$261One-way
01:20PMBristol, City Centre1h10 02:30PMSwindon, Stratton Park
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$91One-way
09:00AMBristol Temple Meads0h42 09:42AMSwindon
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$261One-way

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Fri
Jan 21
$17Great Western Railway
$9Megabus
Sat
Jan 22
$13Great Western Railway
$9Megabus
Sun
Jan 23
$13Great Western Railway
$9Megabus
Fri
Jan 28
$17Great Western Railway
$9Megabus
Sun
Jan 30
$13Great Western Railway
$9Megabus
Mon
Jan 31
$17Great Western Railway
$9Megabus
Wed
Feb 2
$26Great Western Railway
$9National Express

Travel Information from Bristol to Swindon

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $13
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€7) • 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Great Western Railway

Travel 35 miles (57 km) by bus or train between Bristol and Swindon. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 38 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Megabus or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bristol to Swindon.

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FAQs

How do I reach Swindon from Bristol?

There are 2 travel options from Bristol to Swindon: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bristol to Swindon?

The cheapest way to go to Swindon from Bristol is by taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€7).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Swindon:

A bus is generally $4 (€3) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $13 (€11) from Bristol to Swindon.

What is the fastest way to get from Bristol to Swindon?

The fastest way to get to Swindon from Bristol is by train with an average travel time of 38 min.

Other travel options to Swindon can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 55 min   on average.

How far is it from Bristol to Swindon?

You should expect to travel around 35 miles (57 km) between Bristol and Swindon.

How many services a day are there to Swindon from Bristol?

The average frequency per day from Bristol to Swindon is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Swindon from Bristol as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Bristol and Swindon, what are the departure and arrival points in Bristol and Swindon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bristol to Swindon:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Bristol, City Centre to Swindon.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Bristol to Swindon depart from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon.

Who can get me from Bristol to Swindon?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bristol to Swindon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can take you to Swindon by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Megabus from Bristol to Swindon for $9 (€7).
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Swindon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Bristol to Swindon tickets on Omio for $13 (€11).

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Bristol and Swindon ends?

Looking to extend your trip from Bristol to Swindon? Many Omio customers who go from Bristol to Swindon usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Luton. If you're looking to explore London, Birmingham or Luton from Swindon, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I buy my Bristol to Swindon one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Bristol to Swindon, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $9 (€7) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $13 (€11) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Bristol to Swindon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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