Cardiff to Swansea bus

Cardiff - Swansea bus information

Cardiff Swansea bus map

Bus Time 1h07m
Origin Cardiff, Wales
Destination Swansea, Wales
Distance 35 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £4.50
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus

National Express, Megabus are the 2 coach companies offering bus tickets from Cardiff (Wales) to Swansea (Wales).

The starting price found to travel in the next 1800 days for your coach is £4.50. This fare, based on a standard fare without a coachcard, can vary depending when you want to travel and how much time in advance you book your ticket to Swansea from Cardiff.

It will take you on average 1h07m to take the bus from Cardiff to Swansea which are 35 miles away from one another. While coach services are normally slower than trains or flights, they are almost always the cheapest way for your journey.

Best prices for bus tickets Cardiff - Swansea

from £4.50 MORE 1h06m
from £5.64 MORE 1h12m

Prices calendar to travel between Cardiff and Swansea

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Cardiff to Swansea by coach, train, carsharing and flights.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bus times Cardiff - Swansea

Leaving today? Find the next coach services to Swansea

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
18:35
Swansea bus station
19:40
1h05m National Express
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
20:45
Swansea bus station
21:50
1h05m National Express
Tomorrow
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
11:40
Swansea bus station
12:50
1h10m National Express
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
13:15
Swansea bus station
14:20
1h05m National Express
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
14:40
Swansea bus station
15:45
1h05m National Express
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
18:35
Swansea bus station
19:40
1h05m National Express
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
18:35
Swansea , University Bay Campus
19:45
1h10m Megabus
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
18:35
Swansea , Quadrant Bus Station
19:50
1h15m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
20:45
Swansea bus station
21:50
1h05m National Express
Saturday 26 September
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
11:40
Swansea bus station
12:50
1h10m National Express
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Looking at our data, 5 services are being operated today and 7 tomorrow. The first bus Cardiff to Swansea departs at 11:40. The last one leaves at 20:45. Coach companies may adapt the first and last departure hours depending on which day you're travelling as well as if you're travelling during the holiday season, public holidays or for a popular event.

Best time to book a Cardiff - Swansea bus

Bus fare depending on when you book your ticket

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£6

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£4

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£6

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£6

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£6

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can notice in the chart above, the price of the ticket for a coach from Cardiff to Swansea is more expensive as you approach your travel date. Buying your ticket in advance will enable you to pay less as well as avoiding missing the bus because it is full. It is 72% cheaper to purchase your seat 1 month in advance (from £2) as opposed to on the day you're travelling (from £6).

The figures take into account the best tickets found, when booking in advance versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from Cardiff to Swansea

Gopili compares prices to help you find cheap bus tickets from Cardiff to Swansea for the coming days. You can also have a look at the prices for the Swansea Cardiff bus to make sure you get a seat for your return journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, University Bay Campus
£5.64 20/10/2020 16:35 Megabus 1 day ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, University Bay Campus
£5.64 19/10/2020 16:35 Megabus 2 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, Quadrant Bus Station
£5.64 18/10/2020 18:35 Megabus 3 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, University Bay Campus
£5.64 18/10/2020 18:35 Megabus 3 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, Quadrant Bus Station
£5.64 17/10/2020 16:20 Megabus 4 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, University Bay Campus
£5.64 17/10/2020 16:20 Megabus 4 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, University Bay Campus
£5.64 16/10/2020 18:35 Megabus 5 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, Quadrant Bus Station
£5.64 16/10/2020 18:35 Megabus 5 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, University Bay Campus
£5.64 15/10/2020 16:35 Megabus 6 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Swansea
, University Bay Campus
£5.64 14/10/2020 16:35 Megabus 7 days ago

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