There are 4 ways to get from Swindon to Waterloo Station by train, bus, car or rideshare

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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington

$43 - $78

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Swindon to London 81.4 miles

$7 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station 66
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place Oxford Tube / ...

$24 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Waterloo Station 82.2 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Waterloo Station is to rideshare which costs £6 - £14 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Waterloo Station is to train which costs £30 - £60 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Waterloo Station is 72 miles. The road distance is 82.2 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Waterloo Station station. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Spring Gardens and arriving at Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd via Gloucester Green Bus Station and Victoria Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Swindon, England and Waterloo Station, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swindon to Waterloo Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swindon to Waterloo Station via Gloucester Green Bus Station, Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place, Victoria Bus Station, and Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Swindon to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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