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from Swansea to Cambridge

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May 18
$67Great Western Railway
$37National Express
May 19
$60Great Western Railway
$36National Express
May 20
$70Great Western Railway
$78National Express
May 21
$85Great Western Railway
May 22
$79Great Western Railway
May 23
$61Great Western Railway
May 24
$62Great Western Railway
$36National Express

Travel Information from Swansea to Cambridge

distanceDistance177 miles (285 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$51 - $88
fastestFastest modeTrain • $88 (€79) • 4 h 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 177 miles (285 km) to Cambridge from Swansea. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Swansea to Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Travel from Swansea to Cambridge

Travel to Cambridge 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 Swansea to Cambridge.

How do I travel from Swansea to Cambridge?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Cambridge from Swansea. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Cambridge from Swansea?

The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Cambridge is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $51 (€46) compared to other travel options to Cambridge:

A bus is generally $37 (€33) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $88 (€79) from Swansea to Cambridge.

What is the fastest way to get from Swansea to Cambridge?

The quickest way to travel from Swansea to Cambridge is by train, which takes on average 4 h 37 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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What is the distance between Swansea and Cambridge?

Cambridge is approximately 177 miles (285 km) away from Swansea.

How many services a day are there from Swansea to Cambridge?

The average frequency per day from Swansea to Cambridge is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Swansea? Where do I arrive in Cambridge?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Swansea at Swansea, University Bay Campus and arrive in Cambridge at Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9).
  • Trains mostly depart from Swansea and arrive in Cambridge.

Which travel companies can get me from Swansea to Cambridge?

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

  • Travel with National Express to go to Cambridge by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Swansea to Cambridge tickets on Omio for $51 (€46).
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Cambridge. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Swansea to Cambridge tickets on Omio for $88 (€79).

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Swansea to Cambridge?

Many of our customers traveling from Swansea to Cambridge don't make Cambridge their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cambridge are London, Stansted or Oxford, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cambridge to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I buy my Swansea to Cambridge one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $51 (€46) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $88 (€79) one way on average.

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

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