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There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

£85 - £115

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Bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station Stansted Airport - London / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station National Express / ...

£19 - £28

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Train via Birmingham  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
  3. Take the train from Hereford to Swansea

£142 - £301

Drive  •  3h 53m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station 233.1 miles

£35 - £55

Fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bristol (BRS) STN - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

£55 - £220

Fly to Cardiff, train  •  8h 37m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cardiff (CWL) STN - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea

£60 - £175

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station by buses

The bus journey time between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Swansea bus Station is around 7h 50m and covers a distance of around 241 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 7h 5m. Operated by Airport Bus Express, National Express and FlixBus, the London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station bus service departs from London Stansted Airport Coach Station and arrives in Swansea Bus Station. Typically 53 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
7h 50m
Fastest bus time:
7h 5m
Buses per week:
53
Cheapest price:
£14
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
01:05
Last bus departs at:
17:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
London Stansted Airport (STN) → Swansea bus Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Swansea bus Station is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Swansea bus Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Swansea bus Station is 2 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station is to bus, which costs £19 - £28 and takes 7h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) station to Swansea bus Station station. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport Coach Station and arriving at Swansea Bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Swansea via Liverpool Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 46m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Swansea bus Station is 182 miles. The road distance is 233.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station without a car is to train which takes 4h 46m and costs £85 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station bus services, operated by Airport Bus Express, depart from London Stansted Airport Coach Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station is to train which takes 4h 46m and costs £85 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £28 and takes 7h 50m.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station.
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  • Distance: 182 miles
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Swansea bus Station, Wales?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Lancaster Gate station, London Paddington, and Swansea in around 4h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station in around 7h 50m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£14 - £90
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£18 - £95
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £130
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£27 - £110
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Knock
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£18 - £95
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Faro
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£30 - £120
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Chambery
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£50 - £310
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£60 - £340
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Mahon
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£75 - £370
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£75 - £370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Luxembourg, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £290
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £300
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Geneva, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £340
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £85
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£65 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £22
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£18 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £24
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £24
Transport for Wales
Bus operators
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Airport Bus Express
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 Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £12
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Swansea City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from London Stansted Airport to Bristol Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Swansea Bus Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Swansea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station is 233 miles. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus Station.

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easyJet, Jet2.com and Ryanair offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Swansea bus Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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