There are 5 ways to get from Swindon to Cheddar Gorge by train, bus or car

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, line 376 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the line 376 bus from Temple Meads to Wells, Bus Station 376

$31 - $66

Cheapest option

Line 55 bus, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 55 bus from Swindon, Catherine Street to Chippenham, Town Bridge 55
  2. Take the bus from Chippenham to Wells National Express

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, line 126 bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare
  3. Take the line 126 bus from Weston-super-Mare, Stafford Road to Cheddar, Tweentown 126

$37 - $111

Train, line 173 bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bath Spa
  2. Take the line 173 bus from Oldfield Park, St Mary's Buildings to Wells, Bus Station 173 / ...

$24 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Cheddar Gorge 58.4 miles

$12 - $19

What companies run services between Swindon, England and Cheddar Gorge, England?

You can take a bus from Swindon to Cheddar Gorge via Chippenham, Town Bridge, Chippenham, Wells, Wells, Bus Station, and Cheddar, Tweentown in around 4 h 33 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $20
Train from Swindon to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Train from Swindon to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Temple Meads to Wells, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Weston-super-Mare, Stafford Road to Cheddar, Tweentown
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Oldfield Park, St Mary's Buildings to Wells, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Catherine Street to Chippenham, Town Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Swindon and Cheddar Gorge is 75 km. The road distance is 93 km.

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Cheddar Gorge is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Swindon to Cheddar Gorge is to drive which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £9 - £13.

No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Cheddar Gorge. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Catherine Street and arriving at Cheddar, Tweentown via Chippenham and Wells, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Swindon to Cheddar Gorge, including transfers.