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Duration 2h 22m
Distance 91 miles
Average price £51
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Merthyr Tydfil and Swindon takes 2h 22m and the fastest train takes 2h 7m. There is a train service every few hours from Merthyr Tydfil to Swindon. 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. Merthyr Tydfil
  2. Cardiff Central
  3. Swindon
2h 19m
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£43 - £60

Merthyr Tydfil to Swindon train times

Trains run hourly between Merthyr Tydfil and Swindon. The service departs Merthyr Tydfil at 19:06 in the evening, which arrives into Swindon at 21:17. All services require a transfer at Cardiff Central and take an average of 2h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Merthyr Tydfil to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil and arriving at Swindon via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Swindon is 70 miles. The road distance is 91 miles.

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Merthyr Tydfil to Swindon train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Merthyr Tydfil station.

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Merthyr Tydfil to Swindon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Swindon station.

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