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Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from St Thomas, Sainsbury's to Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn X75

£7 - £11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swansea to Hirwaun 24.6 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to Hirwaun 24.6 miles

£3 - £6

Swansea to Hirwaun by bus

The bus journey time between Swansea and Hirwaun is around 54 min and covers a distance of around 26 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 54 min. Operated by Stagecoach South Wales, the Swansea to Hirwaun bus service departs from St Thomas, Sainsbury's and arrives in Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn. Typically 18 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
54 min
Fastest bus time:
54 min
Bus distance:
26 miles
Buses per week:
18
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:58
Last bus departs at:
17:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Swansea to Hirwaun bus schedules

Swansea → Hirwaun
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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Hirwaun is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Hirwaun is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Thomas, Sainsbury's and arriving at Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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It is 20 miles from Swansea to Hirwaun. It is approximately 24.6 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Hirwaun without a car is to bus which takes 54 min and costs £7 - £11.

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The bus from St Thomas, Sainsbury's to Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn takes 54 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Swansea to Hirwaun bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from St Thomas, Sainsbury's station.

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Swansea to Hirwaun bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to Hirwaun is 25 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Swansea to Hirwaun.

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  • Distance: 20.3 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Hirwaun, Wales?

Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from St Thomas, Sainsbury's to Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn 3 times a day. Tickets cost £7 - £11 and the journey takes 54 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Thomas, Sainsbury's to Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Other operators
Taxi from Swansea to Hirwaun
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+441792 644446
Website
yellowcabswales.co.uk
Station Cabs
Phone
+44 1792 477 477
Data Cabs
Phone
+44 1792 474 747
Website
datacabs.com

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