There are 4 ways to get from Swindon to Falmouth 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  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Redruth

$107 - $243

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Chippenham to Falmouth National Express

$31 - $44

2 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 8 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

$125 - $274

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Falmouth 217.8 miles

$45 - $70

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swindon to Falmouth once daily. Tickets cost $130 - $240 and the journey takes 4 h 19 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swindon to Falmouth once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $27 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 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$65 - $110
Advanced Single
$70 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $240
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 Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
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
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
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 Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Swindon to Falmouth?

The distance between Swindon and Falmouth is 279 km. The road distance is 349 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Swindon to Falmouth?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Swindon to Falmouth?

The quickest way to get from Swindon to Falmouth is to drive which takes 3 h 40 min and costs £30 - £50.

Is there a direct train between Swindon and Falmouth?

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 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Swindon to Falmouth?

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