Duration 2h 18m
Distance 27.8 miles
Average price £32
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Aberdare and Swansea takes 2h 18m and the fastest train takes 2h 1m. There is an hourly train service from Aberdare to Swansea. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberdare
  2. Cardiff Central
  3. Swansea
2h 9m
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£22 - £52

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdare to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Aberdare and arriving at Swansea via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Aberdare and Swansea is 22 miles. The road distance is 27.8 miles.

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Aberdare to Swansea train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberdare station.

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Aberdare to Swansea train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Swansea station.

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What companies run services between Aberdare and Swansea?

You can take a train from Aberdare to Swansea via Cardiff Central in around 2h 9m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
£7 - £12
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
5 times a week
Estimated price
£9 - £18

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