Duration 4h 11m
Distance 191.7 miles
Average price £160
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Derby and Swansea takes 4h 11m and the fastest train takes 3h 22m. There is a train service every few hours from Derby 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. Derby
  2. Bristol Parkway
  3. Swansea
3h 57m
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£92 - £249

Derby to Swansea train times

Trains run hourly between Derby and Swansea. The earliest departure is at 16:31 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Derby is at 21:31 which arrives into Swansea at 02:03. All services require a transfer at Bristol Parkway and take an average of 4h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Derby to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Swansea via Bristol Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 57m.

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The distance between Derby and Swansea is 139 miles. The road distance is 191.7 miles.

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

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

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