There are 4 ways to get from Swansea to Thorpe Park 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  •  4 h 45 min

$96 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. 202 / ...

$26 - $38

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. 174 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  7 h 10 min

  1. CWL - LHR

$110 - $402

What companies run services between Swansea, Wales and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swansea to Thorpe Park hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $160 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swansea to Thorpe Park 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $24 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
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 Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $50
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 (Swansea Bus Station) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Swansea and Thorpe Park is 239 km. The road distance is 278 km.

The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Thorpe Park is to bus which costs £19 - £29 and takes 6 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Swansea to Thorpe Park is to drive which takes 2 h 56 min and costs £27 - £40.

No, there is no direct train from Swansea to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Swansea and arriving at Chertsey via Reading and Virginia Water. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Swansea to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) and arriving at Thorpe Park Main Entrance via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Swansea to Thorpe Park, including transfers.