Cardiff to Swindon by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Cardiff to Swindon by train
Fast trains from Cardiff to Swindon take around 1 hour, covering a distance of approximately 96 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Swindon.
1. Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Swindon?
Direct trains from Cardiff to Swindon have been found.
We usually find around 58 direct trains on the route from Cardiff to Swindon every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 63 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Swindon?
The Cardiff to Swindon train travel time is normally about 1 hour, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cardiff to Swindon train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Swindon is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 05:15 and the last train is around 21:26.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 05:56, and the last at 20:55.
What's the Cardiff to Swindon train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cardiff to Swindon are $16.22.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $16 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $18. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Cardiff to Swindon 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 Cardiff to Swindon by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Swindon?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cardiff to Swindon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First Great Western
- Great Western Railway
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Swindon to Cardiff by train