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

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Train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Redruth

$100 - $228

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Chippenham to Falmouth National Express

$28 - $41

2 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 10 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

Questions & Answers

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 10 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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The best way to get from Swindon to Falmouth without a car is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Swindon to Falmouth, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Swindon to Falmouth is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 12 min.

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Swindon to Falmouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Truro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Falmouth is 218 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to drive from Swindon to Falmouth.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Falmouth.
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  • Distance: 174.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swindon to Falmouth once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $230 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swindon to Falmouth twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 6 h 55 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Redruth
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $100
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $230
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
43 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
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 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
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 daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $150
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Every 2 hours
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Chippenham to Falmouth
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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