How to get from Liverpool to Swansea by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Liverpool to Swansea is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||130 miles (209 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$19 - $136|
|Fastest mode||Train • $136 (€118) • 4 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Transport for Wales|
Travel 130 miles (209 km) by bus or train to Swansea from Liverpool. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Liverpool to Swansea.
You can travel by train or bus for as low as $51 (€45). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Swansea from Liverpool. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
There are 2 travel options from Liverpool to Swansea: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Swansea is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $19 (€16) compared to other travel options to Swansea:
Taking a bus costs $117 (€102) less than taking a train, which costs on average $136 (€118) for the same trip.
You should expect to travel around 130 miles (209 km) between Liverpool and Swansea.
The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Swansea is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Swansea:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Liverpool to Swansea with the following travel companies:
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 from Liverpool to Swansea.