How to get from Amsterdam to Swansea

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Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$200 - $505

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) 202 / ...

$51 - $70

8 alternative options

Train via Bruxelles-Midi  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$229 - $479

Train, night bus, bus  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Kingsway M7
  4. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) X10 / ...

$83 - $152

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Swansea

$287 - $337

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Swansea

$136 - $201

Fly Amsterdam to Cardiff, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Cardiff (CWL) AMS - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea

$98 - $377

Fly Amsterdam to Bristol, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bristol (BRS) AMS - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea

$107 - $335

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$186 - $523

Fly Amsterdam to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

$145 - $395

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Swansea, Wales?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Swansea via London St. Pancras International, St Pancras International, Paddington Rail Station, and London Paddington in around 8 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Swansea via London, London Victoria Coach Station, Cardiff Coach Station, and Cardiff, Sophia Gardens in around 16 h 7 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $45
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam and Swansea is 610 km.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Swansea is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 16 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Swansea is to fly and train which takes 5 h 33 min and costs 80€ - 330€.

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) via London Victoria Coach Station and Cardiff, Sophia Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to get from Amsterdam to Swansea, including transfers.