Salisbury to Swansea by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 2m
  • Distance
    161 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 45m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Salisbury to Swansea by train

Fast trains from Salisbury to Swansea take around 3 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 161 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salisbury and Swansea.

1. Are there direct trains from Salisbury to Swansea?

Journeys between Salisbury and Swansea usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Salisbury to Swansea 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 25 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Salisbury to Swansea?

The Salisbury to Swansea train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Salisbury to Swansea train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Swansea is usually scheduled to depart Salisbury around 06:02 and the last train is around 22:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Salisbury around 06:07, and the last at 23:28.

When to book Salisbury to Swansea 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 Salisbury to Swansea by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salisbury and Swansea?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway
  • South West Trains
  • Transport for Wales

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

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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.