There are 4 ways to get from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 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.

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Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to London Paddington

$129 - $219

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 201 / ...

$17 - $23

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 174.3 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to London Heathrow (LHR) CWL - LHR

$102 - $383

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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Swansea and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 150 miles. The road distance is 174.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) station and arriving at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Swansea and arriving at Heathrow Terminal 5 via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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There are 851+ hotels available in Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 149.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swansea to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $180
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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