There are 5 ways to get from Swindon to Watford by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Underground Station Bakerloo

$48 - $87

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) 66
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) X8
  3. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove 500 / ...

$16 - $25

3 alternative options

Bus, line 724 bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford, Clarendon Road 724

$29 - $33

Train, line 800 bus, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...
  3. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Beechen Grove

$37 - $58

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Watford 83.7 miles

$18 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Watford is to bus which costs £12 - £19 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Watford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Watford is 60 miles. The road distance is 83.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Swindon to Watford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Watford. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Watford, Clarendon Road via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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

You can take a bus from Swindon to Watford via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 2 h 42 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 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Underground Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Carousel Buses
Phone
01494 450151
Email
info@carouselbuses.co.uk
Website
carouselbuses.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Carousel Buses
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com

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