How to travel from Leeds to Swansea

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Travel Information between Leeds and Swansea

distanceDistance180 miles (290 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$76 - $9
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€8) • 7 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $76 (€66) • 5 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or CrossCountry

Travel 180 miles (290 km) by bus or train from Leeds to Swansea. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Leeds to Swansea.

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from Leeds to Swansea

How to get from Leeds to Swansea by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Leeds to Swansea is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Leeds to Swansea

You can travel by travel from Leeds to Swansea with National Express, CrossCountry and FlixBus. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Leeds - Swansea travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Travel from Leeds to Swansea

      FAQs: Travel to Swansea 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 Leeds to Swansea.

      You can get between Leeds and Swansea 2 different ways: bus or train.

      The cheapest way to go to Swansea from Leeds is by taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€8).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Leeds to Swansea:

      Taking a bus costs () less than taking a ferry, which costs on average () for the same trip.

      Taking a bus costs () less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of ().

      A bus is $67 (€58) less than a train with an average ticket price of $76 (€66) from Leeds to Swansea.

      The quickest way to travel between Leeds and Swansea is by train, which takes on average 5 h 18 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes 7 h 50 min on average.

      The distance is approximately 180 miles (290 km) from Leeds to Swansea.

      The average frequency per day from Leeds to Swansea is:

      • 6 buses per day.
      • 12 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Leeds and Swansea as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leeds to Swansea:

      • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Leeds to Swansea depart from Leeds, Coach Station to Swansea, University Bay Campus.
      • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Leeds to Swansea depart from Leeds to Swansea.

      The following travel companies offer services from Leeds to Swansea:

      • National Express, FlixBus or Megabus can get you to Swansea by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Megabus from Leeds to Swansea for $9 (€8) on Omio.
      • CrossCountry or Transport for Wales can take you to Swansea by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Transport for Wales from Leeds to Swansea for $76 (€66).

      Yes, there are direct services available from Leeds to Swansea with the following travel companies:

      • Direct bus with.
      • Direct ferry with.
      • Take a direct flight with.
      • Direct train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Swansea as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Leeds and Swansea.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Leeds to Swansea often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Cardiff, Bristol, Birmingham or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leeds and Swansea itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Swansea and any of these top destinations today!

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