How to travel from Leeds to Swansea

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Travel Information between Leeds and Swansea

distanceDistance180 miles (290 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $109
fastestFastest modeTrain • $109 (€105) • 5 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

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

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds to Swansea

Travel Tips: 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 travel from Leeds to Swansea 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Swansea from Leeds is by taking a flight with an average price of $6 (€6).

This is compared to other travel options to Swansea:

A flight is generally $14 (€14) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $20 (€20) from Leeds to Swansea.

A flight is $102 (€99) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Leeds to Swansea costing on average $109 (€105).

The fastest way from Leeds to Swansea is by train with an average journey time of 5 h 18 min.

There are alternative travel options to Swansea that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

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

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Swansea is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • Around 15 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Swansea from Leeds as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight 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 board their bus from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and arrive in Swansea, University Bay Campus.
  • Most travelers take a train from Leeds Railway Station to Swansea.

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

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Swansea. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Leeds to Swansea tickets on Omio for $20 (€20).
  • Travel with Transport for Wales for trains to Swansea. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Transport for Wales Leeds to Swansea tickets on Omio for $109 (€105).
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 or Bristol. 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!

When planning your trip from Leeds to Swansea, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $20 (€20) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $6 (€6) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $109 (€105) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leeds to Swansea online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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