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from Reading to Swansea

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Travel from Reading to Swansea
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 Reading to Swansea.
FAQs
How do I go from Reading to Swansea?

There are 2 ways to get from Reading to Swansea: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Reading to Swansea?

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Swansea is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $21 (€17) compared to other travel options to Swansea:

A bus is $34 (€28) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Reading to Swansea costing on average $55 (€45).

What is the quickest way from Reading to Swansea?

The fastest way from Reading to Swansea is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 20 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 25 min.

How far is it from Reading to Swansea?

Swansea is approximately 128 miles (206 km) away from Reading.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Reading to Swansea?

The average frequency per day from Reading to Swansea is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Reading and in Swansea?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Reading to Swansea:

  • Buses most often depart from Reading at Reading, Station North Interchange (Stop NE) and arrive in Swansea at Swansea, West Way.
  • Trains mostly depart from Reading and arrive in Swansea.
Which travel companies can take me from Reading to Swansea?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Reading 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 Reading to Swansea tickets on Omio for $21 (€17).
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Swansea. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Reading to Swansea tickets on Omio for $55 (€45).
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Reading to Swansea?
Many of our customers traveling from Reading to Swansea don't make Swansea their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Swansea are London, Cardiff or Bristol, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Swansea to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Reading to Swansea online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $21 (€17) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $55 (€45) one way on average.

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

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