There are 12 ways to get from France to Swansea by train, bus, night bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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

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Train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$178 - $436

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Bus  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station National Express

$64 - $100

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Bus, night bus, train  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to London
  2. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Newport, Queensway (Newport Railway Station) M7
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea

$78 - $147

Drive, carferry  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Dieppe
  2. Take the carferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Swansea

$91 - $193

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 28 min

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

$267 - $310

Fly Paris CDG to Bristol, train  •  6 h 43 min

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

$121 - $362

Fly Toulouse to Bristol, train  •  6 h 56 min

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

$91 - $312

Fly Paris CDG to Cardiff, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cardiff (CWL) CDG - CWL
  2. Take the train from Rhoose to Bridgend
  3. Take the train from Bridgend to Swansea

$93 - $291

Fly Nice to Bristol, train  •  7 h 11 min

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

$141 - $447

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 10 min

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

$150 - $427

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$204 - $1,613

Fly Paris CDG to Exeter, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Exeter (EXT) CDG - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

$171 - $456

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from France to Swansea station. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Swansea Bus Station via Paris, Paris and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 56 min.

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The distance between France and Swansea is 701 km.

The best way to get from France to Swansea without a car is to train which takes 6 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from France to Swansea, including transfers.

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France to Swansea bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Swansea is to train which takes 6 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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France to Swansea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Swansea Bus Station.

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Swansea is 1 h behind France. It is currently 7:42 AM in France and 6:42 AM in Swansea.

easyJet, KLM and BMI Regional offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Bristol Airport.

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Map of how to get from France to Swansea.
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  • Distance: 437.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

What companies run services between France and Swansea, Wales?

You can take a train from Paris to Swansea via Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 6 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Swansea via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris, Paris, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 14 h 56 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Nice to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Nice to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Eurostar
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 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
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
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Bridgend to Swansea
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
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
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Rhoose to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Bridgend to Swansea
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Newport, Queensway (Newport Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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There are 397+ hotels available in Swansea. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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