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Duration 8h 43m
Distance 264.7 miles
Average price £270
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Swindon and Sellafield takes 8h 43m and the fastest train takes 6h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Swindon to Sellafield. 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. Swindon
  2. Bristol Parkway
  3. Birmingham New Street
  4. Carlisle
  5. Sellafield
8h 8m
£148 - £452

Swindon to Sellafield train times

Trains run every four hours between Swindon and Sellafield. The service departs Swindon at 18:41 in the evening, which arrives into Sellafield at 14:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Sellafield. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Sellafield via Bristol Parkway, Birmingham New Street and Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 8m.

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The distance between Swindon and Sellafield is 212 miles. The road distance is 264.7 miles.

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Swindon to Sellafield train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Swindon station.

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Swindon to Sellafield train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Sellafield station.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Sellafield. Prices start at £75 per night.

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