Duration 2h 24m
Distance 105.5 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cheltenham and Swansea takes 2h 24m and the fastest train takes 2h 12m. There is a train service every few hours from Cheltenham 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.

Train

  1. Cheltenham Spa
  2. Newport (S Wales)
  3. Swansea
2h 25m
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£51 - £170

Cheltenham to Swansea train times

Trains run hourly between Cheltenham and Swansea. The earliest departure is at 06:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Cheltenham is at 22:58 which arrives into Swansea at 01:52. All services require a transfer at Newport (S Wales) and take an average of 2h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Swansea via Newport (S Wales). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 25m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Swansea is 82 miles. The road distance is 105.5 miles.

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Cheltenham to Swansea train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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

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You can take a train from Cheltenham to Swansea via Newport (S Wales) in around 2h 25m.
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tfw.wales
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70

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