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There are 2 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Swindon by train or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon

£25 - £35

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Drive  •  1h 28m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Swindon 80.4 miles

£12 - £18

London Paddington Station to Swindon by train

The train journey time between London Paddington Station and Swindon is around 53 min and covers a distance of around 77 miles. The fastest train normally takes 47 min. Operated by First Great Western Service and Great Northern, the London Paddington Station to Swindon train service departs from London Paddington and arrives in Swindon. Typically 607 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
53 min
Fastest train time:
47 min
Trains per week:
607
Cheapest price:
£25
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:23
Last train departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Swindon train schedules

Trains departing Sunday, June 20, 2021

London Paddington Station → Swindon
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The most affordable way to get from London Paddington Station to Swindon is to drive, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Swindon is to train which costs £25 - £35 and takes 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Swindon. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Swindon is 69 miles. The road distance is 80.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Swindon without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs £25 - £35.

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The train from London Paddington to Swindon takes 55 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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London Paddington Station to Swindon train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from London Paddington station.

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London Paddington Station to Swindon train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Swindon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Swindon is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from London Paddington Station to Swindon.

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  • Distance: 69.4 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Swindon, England?

First Great Western Service operates a train from London Paddington to Swindon every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £28 - £35 and the journey takes 55 min. Great Northern also services this route once a week.

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