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Live Timetable for Trains From/to Swansea

Our live timetable provides real-time information about train schedules and services for passengers traveling to and from Swansea. Check it now to plan your next journey.



TrainTimePlatformTrain OperatorStatus
to Cardiff Central21:531Transport for Wales
On time
to Carmarthen22:254Transport for Wales
On time
to Cardiff Central22:301Transport for Wales
On time

Train Journeys to Swansea

Trains to Swansea will take you to the south coast of Wales. With its breathtaking natural beauty and countless cultural attractions, it’s no wonder the Welsh city draws in the crowds. Between exploring Swansea’s sights, lounging on sandy beaches and admiring stunning vistas, the city’s entertainment offerings aren’t too bad either, with an abundance of shops, cafes, restaurants, bars and nightclubs taking over Swansea’s streets.

Finding cheap train tickets to Swansea doesn’t have to be difficult. Before you book, check if you’re eligible for a railcard. There are a range of railcards available and they can save you 1/3 off your journey. Booking your travel to Swansea in advance is also advised, with train operators releasing tickets up to 12 weeks in advance. If you’re travelling with others, it’s also worth booking your trains to Swansea together as there are group discounts available. Travelling on off-peak services and splitting your journey up across multiple tickets are also great ways to save money on train tickets.

You can book trains to Swansea from a range of destinations. One of the most popular journeys is from Cardiff to Swansea, which takes just under 1 hour and is operated by Great Western Railway and Transport for Wales. Great Western Railway also offer a popular service from Bristol, with a journey time of around 1 hour 25 minutes. Other popular trains to Swansea include those from Carmarthen, which take around 45 minutes, and from Newport, with a duration of just over 1 hour, both of which are operated by Great Western Railway and Transport for Wales.

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How to Buy Cheap Train Tickets to Swansea

Found out more ways to save money on your train travel.

  • Book in Advance

    Book in Advance

    Advanced train tickets are typically the most cost-effective option for train travel. They are usually available for purchase 12 weeks before the travel date.

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  • Group Travel

    Group Travel

    Get a 1/3 discount on Off-Peak tickets through GroupSave if you are traveling with a group of 3 to 9 adults.

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  • Season Tickets

    Season Tickets

    A weekly or monthly train pass which includes unlimited travel between two stations. It could help you save more than 1/3 on train fares.

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  • Flexi Travel

    Flexi Travel

    8 days of unlimited travel between two stations within a 28-day period.

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FAQs about trains to Swansea

  • Which train line goes to Swansea?

    There are several popular train routes to Swansea which include cardiff-central to swansea,london-paddington to swansea,and bristol-temple-meads to swansea. These are operated by trusted train company like Transport for Wales and offer frequent services throughout the day.
  • How much is a train ticket from London to Swansea?

    On average, prices range from london to swansea is at US$123.18 for a Standard Class ticket. The cheapest train ticket is at US$38.30 now. It varies depending on several factors, such as the time of day, the day of the week, and how far in advance the ticket is purchased. It is recommended to book train tickets in advance to secure the best prices.
  • Which London station has trains to Swansea?

    Some of the main London stations that have direct train routes to Swansea include City Thameslink,Old Street,London Paddington,London Euston. Passengers can board the train at any of these stations and enjoy a comfortable journey to Swansea.

    It is recommended to check the train schedules and departures from our train journey planner to find the most convenient option for your travel plans.