There are 5 ways to get from London to Swansea University by train, bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 29 min

$107 - $191

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 38 min

  1. National Express
  2. 202 / ...

$26 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  5 h 59 min

  1. M7
  2. X10 / ...

$34 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. 189.1 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. LCY - CWL

$72 - $230

Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Swansea University is 266 km. The road distance is 302 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Swansea University is to bus which costs £19 - £27 and takes 5 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Swansea University is to drive which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £30 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Swansea University. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Singleton, Swansea University Campus (University College Swansea) via Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from London to Swansea University, including transfers.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Swansea University hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Swansea University via Cardiff Coach Station, Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station), and Singleton, Swansea University Campus (University College Swansea) in around 5 h 38 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Exeter, Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
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 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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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