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

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Train, line 33 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the line 33 bus from Didcot, Parkway Station to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) 33 / ...

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Faringdon, Market Place (Crown Hotel) S6
  2. Take the bus from Faringdon, Market Place (Crown Hotel) to Wantage, Market Place (o/s no. 12) 67 / ...

$9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swindon to Wantage 19.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Wantage 19.9 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Wantage is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Wantage is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Wantage. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Spring Gardens and arriving at Wantage, Market Place (o/s no. 12) via Faringdon, Market Place (Crown Hotel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Wantage is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Wantage without a car is to train and line 33 bus which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £14 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Swindon to Wantage, including transfers.

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Swindon to Wantage bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, depart from Swindon, Spring Gardens station.

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Swindon to Wantage bus services, operated by Thames Travel, arrive at Wantage, Market Place (o/s no. 12) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Wantage is 20 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Swindon to Wantage.

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There are 454+ hotels available in Wantage. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Wantage.
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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

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

You can take a bus from Swindon to Wantage via Faringdon, Market Place (Crown Hotel) in around 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Didcot, Parkway Station to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Faringdon, Market Place (Crown Hotel) to Wantage, Market Place (o/s no. 12)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Faringdon, Market Place (Crown Hotel)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Richard Wellesley Memorial Community Minibus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Faringdon, Market Place (Crown Hotel) to Wantage, Market Place (o/s no. 12)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Swindon to Wantage
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
A1 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 251251
Website
a1swindontaxis.co.uk

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