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Best price £ 7.04
Journey duration 6 h 16 min
Connections per day 13
First departure 02:00
Last departure 15:45
Distance 64 mi

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What's the best way to get from Birmingham to Swindon? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Birmingham to Swindon, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much will I pay for bus tickets from Birmingham to Swindon?

On average, a bus ticket from Birmingham to Swindon will cost you £ 21.88. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 7.04. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Buses from Birmingham to Swindon

How long does the journey from Birmingham to Swindon take by bus?

The distance between Birmingham and Swindon is around 64 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 6 h 16 min. However, the fastest routes between Birmingham and Swindon take 2 h 25 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Birmingham to Swindon leave?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Birmingham at 02:00, and the last departure will leave at 15:45. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Birmingham to Swindon can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many journeys from Birmingham to Swindon take place each day?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Swindon, you can travel with providers such as National Express and Eurolines CH. You will find a maximum number of 27 departures per day. On average, there are 13 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 1 direct journeys between Birmingham and Swindon. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 12 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.