There are 5 ways to get from Swindon to Falmouth 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  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Redruth

$98 - $222

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Chippenham to Falmouth National Express

$28 - $41

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Truro

$116 - $255

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Falmouth 217.8 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly, line 93 bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  4. Take the line 93 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Bus Station

$104 - $278

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Falmouth is to bus which costs £21 - £35 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Falmouth is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Falmouth is 174 miles. The road distance is 217.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Swindon to Falmouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Falmouth. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Falmouth Town via Bristol Temple Meads, Plymouth and Truro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swindon to Falmouth twice daily. Tickets cost $120 - $220 and the journey takes 4 h 16 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swindon to Falmouth once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Redruth
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
32 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 Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Swindon to Redruth
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators

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