There are 4 ways to get from London Victoria to Swansea by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$103 - $194

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Swansea Bus Station National Express

$17 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Kingsway M7
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) X10 / ...

$33 - $58

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Swansea 186.8 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Swansea is to bus which costs £13 - £17 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Swansea is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Swansea Bus Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between London Victoria and Swansea is 164 miles. The road distance is 186.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Swansea without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs £75 - £150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from London Victoria to Swansea, including transfers.

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London Victoria to Swansea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Swansea is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs £75 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £17 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from London Victoria to Swansea.
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  • Distance: 164.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Swansea, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Victoria to Swansea hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Swansea 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
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
Bus operators
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
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
$15
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk

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