There are 3 ways to get from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 49 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 Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle T14

$21

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Hereford
  2. Take the bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) T14 / ...

$50 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye 53.2 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye. However, there are services departing from St Thomas, Sainsbury's and arriving at Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle via Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Swansea and Hay-on-Wye is 47 miles. The road distance is 53.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye, including transfers.

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Swansea to Hay-on-Wye bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from St Thomas, Sainsbury's station.

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Swansea to Hay-on-Wye bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to Hay-on-Wye is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye.

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There are 343+ hotels available in Hay-on-Wye. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye.
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  • Distance: 47.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Hay-on-Wye, Wales?

You can take a bus from Swansea to Hay-on-Wye via Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Bus operators
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 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brecon, Interchange (Brecon Interchange) to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Yeomans Travel
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Yeomans Canyon Travel
Phone
01432 356201
Email
sales@yeomanstravel.co.uk
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
yeomanscoachholidays.com

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