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

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Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Newbury

$31 - $57

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Bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Hungerford, Town Hall (Opp Barclays Bank) 46A / ...

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 47 bus, line 4 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 47 bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church) 47
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church) to Newbury, Bus Station 4 / ...

$13

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swindon to Newbury 29.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Newbury 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Newbury is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Newbury is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Newbury station. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Spring Gardens and arriving at Newbury, Bus Station via Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Newbury. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Newbury via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Newbury is 23 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Newbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £23 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Swindon to Newbury, including transfers.

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Swindon to Newbury bus services, operated by West Berkshire Council Transport Services, depart from Swindon, Spring Gardens station.

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

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The best way to get from Swindon to Newbury is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £23 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Newbury.
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  • Distance: 22.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Swindon, England and Newbury, West Berkshire, England?

You can take a train from Swindon to Newbury via Reading in around 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, Swindons Bus Company operates a bus from Swindon to Newbury every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Newbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Swindons Bus Company
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Hungerford, Town Hall (Opp Barclays Bank)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
West Berkshire Council Transport Services
Phone
01635 503248
Email
transport@westberks.gov.uk
Website
westberks.gov.uk
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
westberks.gov.uk
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Lambourn, Market Square (Opp Church) to Newbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Swindon to Newbury
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
A1 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 251251
Website
a1swindontaxis.co.uk

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Swindon to Newbury bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Newbury, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Newbury is 29 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Swindon to Newbury.

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