How to travel from Swansea to London

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from Swansea to London

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

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

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Travel Information between Swansea and London

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $67
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€14) • 4 h 42 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $67 (€64) • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Great Western Railway

Travel 164 miles (264 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to London from Swansea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Swansea to London.

Travel Tips: Travel from Swansea to London

Travel Tips: 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.

You can travel to London from Swansea 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Swansea to London is by taking a bus with an average price of $14 (€14).

This is compared to other travel options to London:

Taking a bus is about $52 (€50) less than taking a train, which costs on average $67 (€64) for this journey.

The quickest way to travel to London from Swansea is by train, which takes on average 2 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 42 min   of travel time.

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

The average frequency per day from Swansea to London is:

  • 5 buses per day.
  • Around 19 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Swansea to London depart from Swansea to London Victoria.

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:

  • Megabus can get you to London by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Megabus from Swansea to London for $14 (€14) on Omio.
  • Great Western Railway can get you to London by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Great Western Railway from Swansea to London for $67 (€64) on Omio.

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

  • You can find 5 direct buses per day to take to London with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus.
  • You'll find 19 direct trains a day to London with Great Western Railway.

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

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.

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $14 (€14) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $67 (€64) one way on average.

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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