Swindon to Stafford by train

  • First train
    06:41
  • Last train
    22:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 8m
  • Distance
    140 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    35
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Swindon to Stafford by train

Fast trains from Swindon to Stafford take around 2 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 140 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Swindon and Stafford.

1. Are there direct trains from Swindon to Stafford?

Journeys between Swindon and Stafford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Swindon to Stafford 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 42 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Swindon to Stafford?

The Swindon to Stafford train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Swindon to Stafford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stafford is usually scheduled to depart Swindon around 05:24 and the last train is around 23:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Swindon around 06:11, and the last at 22:11.

When to book Swindon to Stafford 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 Swindon to Stafford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Swindon and Stafford?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • 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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