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

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Train via Newport (S Wales)  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford

$49 - $82

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Line 51 bus, bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Swindon, County Road Corner to Cirencester, Newcombe Court 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cirencester to Hereford National Express

$12 - $17

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Gloucester
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Old Market (Old Market Shopping Centre) 33

$26 - $43

Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Hereford

$50 - $95

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Hereford 64.2 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Hereford. However, there are services departing from Swindon, County Road Corner and arriving at Hereford via Cirencester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Swindon and arriving at Hereford. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Hereford is 53 miles. The road distance is 64.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Hereford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Swindon to Hereford, including transfers.

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Swindon to Hereford bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, depart from Swindon, County Road Corner station.

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

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The best way to get from Swindon to Hereford is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 51 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 52 min.

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Swindon to Hereford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hereford station.

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Swindon to Hereford train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Hereford station.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Hereford.
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  • Distance: 53 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Swindon to Hereford via Newport (S Wales) in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swindon to Hereford via Cirencester, Newcombe Court and Cirencester in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Swindon to Hereford
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Old Market (Old Market Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, County Road Corner to Cirencester, Newcombe Court
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Cirencester to Hereford
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Hereford is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Swindon to Hereford.

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