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Duration 3h 9m
Distance 145.3 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Swansea takes 3h 9m and the fastest train takes 2h 41m. There is a train service every few hours from Exeter 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. Exeter St Davids
  2. Bristol Parkway
  3. Swansea
3h 42m
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£59 - £214

Exeter to Swansea train times

Trains run hourly between Exeter and Swansea. The earliest departure is at 09:27 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:56 which arrives into Swansea at 00:46. All services require a transfer at Bristol Parkway and take an average of 3h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Swansea via Bristol Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Exeter and Swansea is 65 miles. The road distance is 145.3 miles.

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Exeter to Swansea train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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

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What companies run services between Exeter and Swansea?

You can take a train from Exeter to Swansea via Bristol Parkway in around 3h 42m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£13 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£22 - £29
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £45
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£18 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45

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