Thanks to Gopili, compare train ticket prices and find the best price to travel from Swindon to London by train. Our service is dedicated to helping you find the cheapest Swindon to London train ticket and gives you practical information: booking, next departures, timetables, fares, and good deals.
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Find cheapest tickets to travel from Swindon to London by train, bus, ride sharing and plane. With the calendar below, choose the day you want to travel and easily find the cheapest price.
You are able to book your Swindon to London train ticket in 3 different ways:
Is it possible to book a train online?
When purchasing your train tickets online, you can quickly compare the schedules and fares to get the best deal. Almost all rail operators as well as online ticket specialists give the ability to do so. Once your ticket is booked, you will receive a confirmation email with your collection number that you will keep with your card to get your ticket at the station before your journey.
Is it possible to book a train ticket over the phone?
Most rail operators as well as few train ticket retailers will have telephone numbers for you to make your purchase over the phone.
Is it possible to book a train ticket directly at the station?
Depending on the station, you are able to either get your train ticket at the travel centre or via a self-service ticket machine available at many stations. We advise you to check beforehand if the station has these services and the opening hours.
The best way to find cheap train tickets from Swindon to London is to compare online the fares from all train companies. Gopili enables you to do so by comparing in one search the times and prices across all existing offers. If you need to take the train back to Swindon later on, train tickets London to Swindon are also available on gopili.
Travel information for your train journey
Route Swindon to London
|Arrival city||London, England|
|Departure city||Swindon, England|
|Lowest train ticket price||from £10.00|
|Train operators for Swindon to London||Great Western Railway|
Which train company can I use?
The journey from Swindon, situated in England and London, located in England is well served by trains. The trains are run by these several operators: Great Western Railway.
How much times does it take?
There are 71 miles between both cities and the average journey time from Swindon to London is approximately 1h04m. Train travel is most of the time the fastest option to go to London from Swindon, and it's also more environmentally friendly than taking your car or using the plane.
What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?
Based on our data, the starting fare to travel in the next month is £10.00. This price is based on an adult fare and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.
We compare train ticket prices for all major companies to travel from Swindon to London by train and find the best price for you. Here are the best prices selected for the coming days to go to London. Your Swindon to London train ticket is just few clicks away!
|£18.00||MORE||04/03/2017||07:01||Great Western Railway||6 days ago|
|£18.00||MORE||06/03/2017||12:30||Great Western Railway||21 hours ago|
|£18.00||MORE||05/03/2017||09:19||Great Western Railway||7 days ago|
|£18.00||MORE||06/03/2017||12:59||Great Western Railway||21 hours ago|
|£20.00||MORE||04/03/2017||17:31||Great Western Railway||7 days ago|
|£20.00||MORE||05/03/2017||12:22||Great Western Railway||7 days ago|
|£20.00||MORE||04/03/2017||17:42||Great Western Railway||6 days ago|
|£20.00||MORE||04/03/2017||07:11||Great Western Railway||6 days ago|
|£20.00||MORE||04/03/2017||18:31||Great Western Railway||7 days ago|
|£20.00||MORE||05/03/2017||08:56||Great Western Railway||7 days ago|
Best price found for Swindon to London train ticket for the next 30 days.
The easiest way to pay less on your Swindon London train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards are available in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the UK. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons railcard.
You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets in a year for the card to be worthwile. This number corresponds to the price of the railcard, thirty pounds, divided by the discount, 34%. On every train that you buy after that, you will make savings.
As an example, train tickets from Swindon to London cost on average £17.41 (1). By dividing £88 by £17.41 (£88/£17.41 = 5.05), you can see that after only 6 one way trips from London to Swindon, the railcard will have paid for itself.
(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey
|Train Journey||Average price without railcard(1)||With a railcard 34% off(2)||Saving based on a one-way trip||Number of return trips to pay off the cost|
|Swindon to London train||£17.41||£11.61||£5.80||5.07|
(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way
(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare
Transport operators from Swindon to London
The following table lists the various transport operators serving the route Swindon to London.
|Great Western Railway||Swindon||London|
Departure and arrival for your train travel
To travel from Swindon to London, only one train station is available for your departure, this is the Swindon train station. London city has several stations available for your arrival:London Waterloo train station, London St Pancras train station, London Stratford international train station, London New Barnet train station, London Bexley train station, London Enfield Town train station, London Harrow & Wealdstone train station, London Victoria train station, London Liverpool Street train station, London Bridge train station, London Charing Cross train station, London Euston train station, London Paddington train station, London King's Cross train station, London Fenchurch Street train station, London Southall train station, London Surbiton train station.
Swindon train station
Great Western Railway
Great Western Railway, a rail travel specialist, proposes connections to more than 234 destinations. Tickets for the journey from Swindon to London are available starting from £10.
And if you change?
Other alternatives of transport exist to travel from Swindon to London:
Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute
The table above is based on the best prices found over the past six months depending on how much time in advance the train is booked. Buying your train from Swindon to London in advance can enable you to spend less for your trip.
The cheapest tickets we found were from £11 when purchasing your ticket 2 months in advance, it is 56% cheaper than the cheapest ticket we found when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling.
Price barometer for train tickets covering this trip
The gopili price barometer gives the prices for a Swindon to London train and helps you to know whether you are getting a good deal:
Average prices over the last 9 months based on user searches
If you’re looking for cheap train tickets Swindon to London, you may be in luck. Here we give you some tips to find cheap train tickets.
To travel for less you need to get your ticket in advance. The best time to buy your advance train ticket is around 90 days before. Thus you must try to book abount 90 days in advance. With this technique you will benefit from great savings of up to 80%.
To get cheap train tickets, you have to avoid travelling during peak times between 06:30 to 09:30 and 15:30 to 18:30. Consider different times and your train ticket Swindon to London will cost less.
For some routes, it costs less to buy 2 single tickets instead of a return ticket. You will have less flexibility as you need to know in advance the time you wish to come back but cheaper fares might be available.
Split-ticketing for your journey to London is another way to pay less. It is totally legal to split your ticket into 2 or more tickets covering the different sections of your journey, the only condition is that the train you're using stops at the stations you've bought your tickets from.
Many trains run from Swindon to London, but there are also near stations served like for instance:
Train ticket types for your travel
Rail tickets may look a bit complex at first sight but it's simple to apprehend how it is working. To start, there are three main train tickets types accessible in the United Kingdom for your train Swindon to London: Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime tickets.