Travel options
from Swansea to London

You can get from Swansea to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Swansea to London on Oct 28 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:40AMSwansea4h40 02:20PMLondon
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$321One-way
Cheapest
05:00AMSwansea5h20 10:20AMLondon
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$261One-way
Other options
09:35AMSwansea4h45 02:20PMLondon
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$321One-way
04:55AMSwansea5h25 10:20AMLondon
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$261One-way
04:25PMSwansea5h10 09:35PMLondon
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$371One-way

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Thu
Oct 28
$81Great Western Railway
$25Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$82Great Western Railway
$23Megabus
Sat
Oct 30
$81Great Western Railway
$20Megabus
Sun
Oct 31
$81Great Western Railway
$8Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$66Great Western Railway
$8Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$66Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$43Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$66Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$66Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$81Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Nov 7
$81Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$61Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$54Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Nov 10
$54Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Nov 11
$55Great Western Railway
$8Flixbus
Fri
Nov 12
$55Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Sat
Nov 13
$81Great Western Railway
$9Flixbus
Sun
Nov 14
$60Great Western Railway
Find prices
Mon
Nov 15
$56Great Western Railway
$8Flixbus
Tue
Nov 16
$55Great Western Railway
$8Flixbus

Travel Information between Swansea and London

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $81
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $5 (€4) • 4 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $81 (€66) • 2 h 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Great Western Railway

Travel 164 miles (264 km) by bus or train between Swansea and London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 47 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Swansea to London.

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Travel from Swansea to London
Travel to London 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 London.
FAQs
How do I get from Swansea to London?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Swansea to London?

The cheapest way to go to London from Swansea is by taking a bus, which costs on average $5 (€4).

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A bus is $77 (€63) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Swansea to London costing on average $81 (€66).

What is the quickest way from Swansea to London?

The quickest way to travel to London from Swansea is by train, which takes on average 2 h 47 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to London by bus can take on average 4 h 35 min.

How far is London from Swansea?

London is approximately 164 miles (264 km) away from Swansea.

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

The average frequency per day from Swansea to London is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Swansea to London?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Swansea, West Way and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Swansea at Swansea and arrive in London at London Victoria.
Which travel companies can get me from Swansea to London?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Swansea to London tickets on Omio for $5 (€4).
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Swansea to London tickets on Omio for $81 (€66).
Can I find a direct route from Swansea to London?

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

  • You can travel directly by bus with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Swansea and London.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Swansea to London?
Omio customers who travel from Swansea to London often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy my Swansea to London one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Swansea to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $5 (€4) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $81 (€66) one way.

But we recommend booking Swansea to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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