There are 4 ways to get from Swindon to Basingstoke by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Basingstoke

$30 - $85

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) S6
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Basingstoke

$41 - $61

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swindon to Basingstoke 44.9 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Basingstoke 44.9 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Basingstoke. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Basingstoke via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Basingstoke is 36 miles. The road distance is 44.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Basingstoke without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Swindon to Basingstoke, including transfers.

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Swindon to Basingstoke train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Swindon station.

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Swindon to Basingstoke train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Basingstoke station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Basingstoke is 45 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Swindon to Basingstoke.

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There are 376+ hotels available in Basingstoke. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Basingstoke.
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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Swindon, England and Basingstoke, England?

You can take a train from Swindon to Basingstoke via Reading in around 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Reading to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $15
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$27 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $17
Train from Oxford to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Swindon to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
A1 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 251251
Website
a1swindontaxis.co.uk

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