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Basingstoke to Swindon by train

  • First train
    06:07
  • Last train
    00:07
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    49m
  • Distance
    59 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    68
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 25m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Basingstoke to Swindon by train

Fast trains from Basingstoke to Swindon take around 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 59 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basingstoke and Swindon.

1. Are there direct trains from Basingstoke to Swindon?

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

We usually find around 73 departures on the route from Basingstoke to Swindon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 57 departures.

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

The Basingstoke to Swindon train travel time is normally about 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Swindon is usually scheduled to depart Basingstoke around 06:07 and the last train is around 00:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basingstoke around 07:25, and the last at 23:07.

When to book Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke to Swindon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basingstoke and Swindon?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway

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

Swindon to Basingstoke by train

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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.