There are 7 ways to get from Swansea to London Victoria 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 20 min

$108 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. National Express / ...

$18 - $50

5 alternative options

Bus via Cardiff, Sophia Gardens  •  5 h 40 min

  1. 202 / ...
  2. National Express

$23 - $31

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 10 min

  1. X10 / ...
  2. M7

$34 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. 187.5 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly to London City  •  6 h 47 min

  1. CWL - LCY

$71 - $230

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  6 h 49 min

  1. CWL - LHR

$130 - $425

Questions & Answers

The distance between Swansea and London Victoria is 263 km. The road distance is 300 km.

The cheapest way to get from Swansea to London Victoria is to bus which costs £14 - £40 and takes 5 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Swansea to London Victoria is to drive which takes 3 h 13 min and costs £30 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Swansea Bus Station and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Swansea to London Victoria, including transfers.

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 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swansea to London Victoria 4 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
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 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $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
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swansea Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
uk.megabus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk

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