There are 5 ways to get from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Birmingham New Street

$90 - $189

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$19 - $25

3 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  5 h

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

$65 - $95

Bus via Hereford, Merton Hotel (Country Bus Station)  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from St Thomas, Sainsbury's to Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) T6
  2. Take the bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Hereford, Merton Hotel (Country Bus Station) 39
  3. Take the bus from Country Bus Station to Worcester, Angel Place (Angel Chef) 420
  4. Take the bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway 144

$52 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX) 152.2 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX) is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Swansea and Birmingham Airport (BHX) is 111 miles. The road distance is 152.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swansea station to Birmingham Airport (BHX). However, there are services departing from Swansea Bus Station and arriving at Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX). However, there are services departing from Swansea and arriving at Birmingham International via Bristol Parkway and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX).
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  • Distance: 110.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Birmingham Airport (BHX), England?

You can take a train from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX) via Bristol Parkway and Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swansea to Birmingham Airport (BHX) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Bus operators
National Express
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from St Thomas, Sainsbury's to Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Hereford, Merton Hotel (Country Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Hereford, Merton Hotel (Country Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
DRM Coaches
Phone
01885 483939
Email
drm@drmbus.com
Website
drmbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Worcester, Angel Place (Angel Chef)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
drmbus.com
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK

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