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There are 5 ways to get from Swansea to London Victoria by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to London Paddington

$106 - $187

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Bus  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$17 - $23

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Queensway to Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station M7

$47 - $95

Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from Swansea to London Victoria 188.3 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  6h 54m

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

$64 - $223

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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to London Victoria is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to London Victoria is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Swansea Bus Station station and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Swansea and London Victoria is 164 miles. The road distance is 188.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Swansea to London Victoria without a car is to train which takes 3h 16m and costs £80 - £150.

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It takes approximately 3h 16m to get from Swansea to London Victoria, including transfers.

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Swansea to London Victoria bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Swansea Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Swansea to London Victoria is to train which takes 3h 16m and costs £80 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4h 52m.

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There is no direct flight from Cardiff Airport to London City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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Swansea to London Victoria bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to London Victoria.
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  • Distance: 164.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 16m

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and London Victoria, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swansea to London Victoria hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 2h 56m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swansea to London Victoria 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $23 and the journey takes 4h 45m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Swansea to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
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 Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swansea Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to London Victoria is 188 miles. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from Swansea to London Victoria.

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British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Cardiff Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 9535+ hotels available in London Victoria. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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