There are 5 ways to get from High Wycombe to Swanage by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from High Wycombe to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Bournemouth

$188 - $248

Cheapest option

Bus, line 50 bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field 50

$22 - $32

3 alternative options

Line 800 bus, train, line 50 bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bournemouth
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field 50

$57 - $84

Line 800 bus, train, line 40 bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Poole
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Poole Railway Station to Swanage, Bus Station 40

$44 - $96

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from High Wycombe to Swanage 117.4 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from High Wycombe to Swanage. However, there are services departing from High Wycombe, High Street (Corporation Street) and arriving at Swanage, Sandpit Field via Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr), Heathrow Airport London T5 and Bournemouth Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between High Wycombe and Swanage is 88 miles. The road distance is 117.4 miles.

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The best way to get from High Wycombe to Swanage without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from High Wycombe to Swanage, including transfers.

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High Wycombe to Swanage bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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The best way to get from High Wycombe to Swanage is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 50 bus, which costs and takes 5 h 45 min.

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High Wycombe to Swanage bus services, operated by More Bus, arrive at Swanage, Sandpit Field station.

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Yes, the driving distance between High Wycombe to Swanage is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from High Wycombe to Swanage.

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There are 586+ hotels available in Swanage. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from High Wycombe to Swanage.
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  • Distance: 88.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between High Wycombe, England and Swanage, England?

You can take a train from High Wycombe to Swanage via Oxford and Bournemouth in around 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from High Wycombe to Swanage via Slough Bus Station, Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr), Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Heathrow Airport London T5, Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road, and Bournemouth Station in around 5 h 45 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from High Wycombe to Oxford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Reading to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole Railway Station to Swanage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
morebus.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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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