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There are 3 ways to get from Swansea to Oxford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Didcot Parkway

$79 - $142

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Train, bus  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Swindon
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square S6

$66 - $116

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Swansea to Oxford 143.4 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Oxford is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Oxford is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Swansea to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Swansea and arriving at Oxford via Didcot Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Swansea and Oxford is 116 miles. The road distance is 143.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2h 46m to get from Swansea to Oxford, including transfers.

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Swansea to Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Swansea station.

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Swansea to Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Didcot Parkway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to Oxford is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Swansea to Oxford.

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  • Distance: 116.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 46m

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Oxford, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swansea to Oxford every 3 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $140 and the journey takes 2h 17m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from Swansea to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West

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