There are 3 ways to get from Swansea to Hirwaun by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 54 min
£7 - £11
2 alternative options
Taxi • 32 min
£55 - £70
Drive • 32 min
£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.
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Swansea to Hirwaun bus schedules
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Hirwaun is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.
The quickest way to get from Swansea to Hirwaun is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 32 min.
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.
It is 20 miles from Swansea to Hirwaun. It is approximately 24.6 miles to drive.
The best way to get from Swansea to Hirwaun without a car is to bus which takes 54 min and costs £7 - £11.
The bus from St Thomas, Sainsbury's to Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn takes 54 min including transfers and departs three times a day.
Swansea to Hirwaun bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from St Thomas, Sainsbury's station.
Swansea to Hirwaun bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Hirwaun, Hungry Bear Inn station.
Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to Hirwaun is 25 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Swansea to Hirwaun.
There are 65+ hotels available in Hirwaun. Prices start at £75 per night.
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.
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