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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to Skewen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Skewen

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Bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station National Express

2 alternative options

Bus #2  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Swansea, Bus Station B 046

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Bristol to Skewen 77.1 miles

Bristol to Skewen by train

65 Weekly Trains
2h 52m Average Duration
£39 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Skewen is to bus which costs £6 - £8 and takes 3h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from Bristol to Skewen is to drive which takes 1h 19m and costs £12 - £18.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Skewen. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Skewen, Cresci's via Swansea, Bus Station E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Skewen. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Skewen via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Bristol and Skewen is 56 miles. The road distance is 77.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Skewen without a car is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs £35 - £150.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from Bristol to Skewen, including transfers.

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Bristol to Skewen bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Skewen train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Skewen is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs £35 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 3h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Skewen.
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  • Distance: 55.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Skewen, Wales?

You can take a train from Bristol to Skewen via Cardiff Central in around 2h 52m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 35m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Bus operators
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cabot Circus to Swansea, Bus Station B
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Bristol to Skewen bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Swansea Bus Station.

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Bristol to Skewen train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Skewen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Skewen is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Bristol to Skewen.

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