Hull to Swansea by train

  • First train
    05:20
  • Last train
    22:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 45m
  • Distance
    338 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    21
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 4m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hull to Swansea by train

Fast trains from Hull to Swansea take around 5 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 338 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hull and Swansea.

1. Are there direct trains from Hull to Swansea?

Journeys between Hull and Swansea usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Hull to Swansea every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 23 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Hull to Swansea?

The Hull to Swansea train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Hull to Swansea train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Swansea is usually scheduled to depart Hull around 05:20 and the last train is around 22:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hull around 06:17, and the last at 22:16.

When to book Hull to Swansea train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Hull to Swansea by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hull and Swansea?

More than one train company operates on the route from Hull to Swansea, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • First Hull Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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