There are 6 ways to get from Ebbw Vale to Swansea by train, bus, 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

Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Ebbw Vale Town to Swansea

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Ebbw Vale, Inner bypass to Cardiff, Royal Hotel KJ X4
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) X10 / ...

$18 - $29

4 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Ebbw Vale Town to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea

$34 - $70

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ebbw Vale to Swansea 40.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Ebbw Vale to Swansea 40.5 miles

$8 - $13

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ebbw Vale to Swansea 40.5 miles

$90 - $130

What companies run services between Ebbw Vale, Wales and Swansea, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Ebbw Vale to Swansea once a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ebbw Vale to Swansea via Cardiff, Royal Hotel KJ and Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) in around 3 h 38 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Ebbw Vale Town to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Ebbw Vale Town to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ebbw Vale, Inner bypass to Cardiff, Royal Hotel KJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
$16
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ebbw Vale to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$70 - $100
uberX
$90 - $130
uberXL
$110 - $160
uberEXEC
$110 - $160
Taxi from Ebbw Vale to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ebbw Vale to Swansea?

The distance between Ebbw Vale and Swansea is 54 km. The road distance is 65 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ebbw Vale to Swansea?

The cheapest way to get from Ebbw Vale to Swansea is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ebbw Vale to Swansea?

The quickest way to get from Ebbw Vale to Swansea is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs £110 - £130.

Is there a direct train between Ebbw Vale and Swansea?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ebbw Vale Town and arriving at Swansea. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Ebbw Vale and Swansea?

No, there is no direct bus from Ebbw Vale to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Ebbw Vale, Inner bypass and arriving at Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Ebbw Vale to Swansea?

The train from Ebbw Vale Town to Swansea takes 2 h 4 min including transfers and departs once a week.