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There are 4 ways to get from Axminster to Swindon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Westbury (Wilts)
  2. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Swindon

$36 - $64

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Bus, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Axminster, Hospital to Taunton, Bus Station 30
  2. Take the bus from Taunton to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swindon

$28 - $50

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Salisbury
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Spring Gardens X5

Drive  •  1h 53m

  1. Drive from Axminster to Swindon 105.9 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Axminster to Swindon is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Axminster to Swindon is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Axminster to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Axminster and arriving at Swindon via Westbury (Wilts). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 36m.

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The distance between Axminster and Swindon is 76 miles. The road distance is 105.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Axminster to Swindon without a car is to train which takes 2h 36m and costs £28 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 36m to get from Axminster to Swindon, including transfers.

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Axminster to Swindon train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Axminster station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Axminster to Swindon is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1h 53m to drive from Axminster to Swindon.

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  • Distance: 75.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 36m

What companies run services between Axminster, England and Swindon, England?

You can take a train from Axminster to Swindon via Westbury (Wilts) in around 2h 36m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Axminster to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Axminster to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Swindon
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swindon
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Spring Gardens
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Axminster, Hospital to Taunton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Taunton to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express

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