How to travel from Newport to Swansea

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from Newport to Swansea

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

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

Great Western Railway
Newport (South Wales) (NWP)
11:30AMSwansea station (SWA)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Newport (South Wales) (NWP)
11:30AMSwansea station (SWA)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Newport (South Wales) (NWP)
02:29PMSwansea station (SWA)
0 transfers
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Great Western Railway
Newport (South Wales) (NWP)
09:33AMSwansea station (SWA)
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
Newport (South Wales) (NWP)
11:45AMSwansea station (SWA)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Newport (South Wales) (NWP)
01:32PMSwansea station (SWA)
0 transfers
National Express
Newport, Kingsway
0 transfers
National Express
Newport, Kingsway
0 transfers
National Express
Newport, Kingsway
0 transfers

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Travel Information between Newport and Swansea

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$3 - $7
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $3 (€3) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $7 (€6) • 1 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Take a train or bus to travel 40 miles (65 km) to Swansea from Newport. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Newport to Swansea.

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Travel between Newport and Swansea on National Express travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel from Newport to Swansea, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    FAQs: Travel from Newport 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 Newport to Swansea.

    There are 2 travel options to Swansea from Newport. You can take a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to get from Newport to Swansea is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to Swansea:

    A bus is $4 (€3) less than a train with an average ticket price of $7 (€6) from Newport to Swansea.

    The fastest way from Newport to Swansea is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 6 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Swansea that take longer:

    Taking a bus requires on average 1 h 30 min of travel time.

    The distance is approximately 40 miles (65 km) from Newport to Swansea.

    The average frequency per day from Newport to Swansea is:

    • 12 buses per day.
    • 15 trains per day.

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

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

    • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Newport to Swansea depart from Newport, Queensway to Swansea, University Bay Campus.
    • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Newport to Swansea depart from Newport (South Wales) to Swansea.

    The following travel companies offer services from Newport to Swansea:

    • Travel with National Express, FlixBus or Megabus for buses to Swansea. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixBus Newport to Swansea tickets on Omio for $3 (€3).
    • Transport for Wales, Great Western Rail or CrossCountry can get you to Swansea by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Great Western Rail from Newport to Swansea for $7 (€6) on Omio.

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

    • Direct buses with National Express, FlixBus or Megabus with 12 direct buses per day.
    • Direct train available with 12 direct trains per day.

    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 Newport and Swansea.

    Omio customers who travel from Newport to Swansea often also extend their vacation to go to London, Cardiff, Bristol, Birmingham or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Swansea and these popular destinations at a great price.

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