There are 5 ways to get from Newbury to Swindon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newbury to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swindon

$30 - $56

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Line 4 bus, line 47 bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Newbury, Bus Station to Lambourn, Market Square (Church) 4 / ...
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church) to Swindon, Corporation Street 47

$12 - $14

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Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Hungerford, Town Hall (Adj Town Hall) to Swindon, Corporation Street 46A / ...

$13 - $17

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newbury to Swindon 28.8 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Newbury to Swindon 28.8 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Newbury to Swindon is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newbury to Swindon is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newbury station to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Newbury, Bus Station and arriving at Swindon, Corporation Street via Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newbury to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Newbury and arriving at Swindon via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Newbury and Swindon is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Newbury to Swindon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £23 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Newbury to Swindon, including transfers.

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Newbury to Swindon bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Newbury, Bus Station.

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Newbury to Swindon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Newbury station.

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The best way to get from Newbury to Swindon is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £23 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Newbury to Swindon.
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  • Distance: 22.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Newbury, West Berkshire, England and Swindon, England?

You can take a train from Newbury to Swindon via Reading in around 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, Swindons Bus Company operates a bus from Newbury to Swindon every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newbury to Reading
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Swindons Bus Company
Bus from Hungerford, Town Hall (Adj Town Hall) to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Newbury, Bus Station to Lambourn, Market Square (Church)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
West Berkshire Council Transport Services
Phone
01635 503248
Email
transport@westberks.gov.uk
Website
westberks.gov.uk
Bus from Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church) to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
westberks.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Newbury to Swindon
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk
Latchmans
Phone
+44 118 958 8888
Website
latchmans.com

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Newbury to Swindon bus services, operated by West Berkshire Council Transport Services, arrive at Swindon, Corporation Street station.

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Newbury to Swindon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Swindon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newbury to Swindon is 29 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Newbury to Swindon.

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The nearest airport to Swindon is Bristol (BRS) Airport which is 42 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (57.7 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (62.2 miles), London Luton (LTN) (64.5 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (75.6 miles).

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There are 328+ hotels available in Swindon. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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