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There are 5 ways to get from Totnes to Swansea University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Totnes to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

£69 - £207

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Paignton to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre to Swansea City Bus Station Uk046

£16 - £24

3 alternative options

Train via Taunton  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from Totnes to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea

£71 - £206

Train, bus  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Totnes to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the bus from Cardiff, Central Station JN to Bridgend, Bus Station X2
  4. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station G X1

Drive  •  2h 56m

  1. Drive from Totnes to Swansea University 170.1 miles

£25 - £40

Totnes to Swansea University by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Totnes and Swansea University is around 4h 26m and covers a distance of around 192 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 54m. Services are operated by CrossCountry, First Great Western Service, First Cymru and others. Typically 70 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 26m
Fastest journey time:
3h 54m
Journey distance:
192 miles
Services per week:
70
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:51
Last service departs at:
20:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Totnes to Swansea University train, walk and bus schedules

Totnes → Swansea University
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The cheapest way to get from Totnes to Swansea University is to bus which costs £16 - £25 and takes 7h 57m.

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The fastest way to get from Totnes to Swansea University is to drive. Taking this option will cost £25 - £40 and takes 2h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Totnes to Swansea University. However, there are services departing from Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel and arriving at Singleton, Boating Lake via Paignton, Bristol City Centre and Swansea, Bus Station U. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 57m.

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The distance between Totnes and Swansea University is 83 miles. The road distance is 170.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Totnes to Swansea University without a car is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs £65 - £210.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Totnes to Swansea University, including transfers.

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Totnes to Swansea University bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Paignton station.

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The best way to get from Totnes to Swansea University is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs £65 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £25 and takes 7h 57m.

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Totnes to Swansea University bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Swansea City Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Totnes to Swansea University is 170 miles. It takes approximately 2h 56m to drive from Totnes to Swansea University.

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Map of how to get from Totnes to Swansea University.
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  • Distance: 82.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 28m

What companies run services between Totnes, England and Swansea University, Wales?

You can take a train from Totnes to Swansea University via Bristol Parkway, Swansea, Swansea, Bus Station U, and Singleton, Brynmill Lane in around 4h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Totnes to Swansea University via Paignton, Bus Station, Paignton, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Bristol City Centre, Swansea City Bus Station, Swansea, Bus Station U, and Singleton, Boating Lake in around 7h 57m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Totnes to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170
Train from Totnes to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £130
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Totnes to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £95
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Totnes to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £28
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£22 - £28
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £22
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£18 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
First Cymru
Phone
+44 1792 57 22 55
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Central Station JN to Bridgend, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Cymru
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Swansea, Bus Station G
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Cymru
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 Paignton to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bristol City Centre to Swansea City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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