There are 6 ways to get from Abertillery to Swansea by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Abertillery, Bywater Row to Newport, Market Square X15
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea

$34 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Abertillery, Bywater Row to Newport, Market Square X15
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Kingsway to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) 202 / ...

$18 - $22

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Newbridge to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea

$33 - $69

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Abertillery to Swansea 47.3 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Abertillery to Swansea 47.3 miles

$10 - $15

Uber  •  1 h

  1. Take an Uber from Abertillery to Swansea 47.3 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Abertillery, Wales and Swansea, Wales?

You can take a train from Abertillery to Swansea via Newbridge, Co-op (Co-operative), Newbridge, and Cardiff Central in around 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Abertillery to Swansea via Newport, Market Square and Newport, Kingsway in around 4 h 6 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Newbridge to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Abertillery, Bywater Row to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newport, Kingsway to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Abertillery to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$85 - $120
uberX
$100 - $150
uberXL
$130 - $190
uberEXEC
$140 - $190
Taxi from Abertillery to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Abertillery to Swansea?

The distance between Abertillery and Swansea is 57 km. The road distance is 76 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Abertillery to Swansea?

The cheapest way to get from Abertillery to Swansea is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Abertillery to Swansea?

The quickest way to get from Abertillery to Swansea is to taxi which takes 1 h and costs £120 - £160.

Is there a direct bus between Abertillery and Swansea?

No, there is no direct bus from Abertillery to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Abertillery, Bywater Row and arriving at Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) via Newport, Kingsway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Abertillery to Swansea?

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Abertillery to Swansea, including transfers.