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London to Swindon by train

The journey from London to Swindon by train is 72.75 mi and takes 0 hrs 53 mins. There are 32 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:23 and the last at 18:01. It is possible to travel from London to Swindon by train for as little as £70.73 or as much as £270.06. The best price for this journey is £70.73.

Lowest Price£70.73
Journey Duration0 hrs 53 mins
Connection per Day32
Lowest Price£70.73
Highest Price£270.06
First Departure05:23
Last Departure18:01
Distance72.75 mi
DepartureLondon
ArrivalSwindon
CarriersGreat Western Railway

London to Swindon Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from London to Swindon?

Prices will vary when you travel from London to Swindon. On average, though, you'll pay about £124.17 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £70.73, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from London to Swindon. On average, though, you'll pay about £124.17 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long is the journey from London to Swindon by train?

With a distance of 72.75 mi between London and Swindon, it will usually take 0 hrs 53 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 0 hrs 53 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between London and Swindon by train usually takes 0 hrs 53 mins to cover a distance of 72.75 mi. The shortest journey from London to Swindon will take you 0 hrs 49 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Swindon quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do the first and last departures from London to Swindon leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave London at 05:23, and the last departure will leave at 18:01. 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 London 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. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from London to Swindon, which usually leaves at 05:23. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 18:01. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the London to Swindon route?

You can depart from London at stations such as Southend airport,LONDON,London, Stratford,London waterloo east,London bridge,London Heathrow Airport T3,Luton Airport (LTN),Gatwick Airport,London Stansted Airport,London St. Pancras International,London, Victoria Coach Station,London Euston,London, Marble Arch,Waterloo Rue de la Station 220,London, Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5,London, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5,London paddington,London Southend Airport,London City Airport, LCY. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Swindon at the following stations: Swindon Queens Drive Elizabeth Hs,Swindon Railway Station,Swindon-Coate Water. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in London and Swindon. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from London leave for Swindon?

You will be able to travel from London to Swindon using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 32 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from London to Swindon using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 31 direct connections from London to Swindon each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 1 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from London to Swindon. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from London to Swindon
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from London to Swindon.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from London to Swindon, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from London to Swindon.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest London - Swindon train tickets can be found for as low as £20.54 if you’re lucky, or £27.14 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £34.11.

Find the best day to travel to Swindon by train

When travelling to Swindon by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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London to Swindon CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
8.2kg
Bus
8.78kg
Flight
23.42kg
Car
18.73kg
What are the CO2 emissions from London to Swindon by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between London and Swindon are 8.2kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between London and Swindon? By taking the train between London and Swindon you will save 15.22kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.58kg compared to a bus and 10.53kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from London to Swindon?
A train ticket from London to Swindon is £124.17. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £70.73.
What's the cheapest train ticket from London to Swindon?
The cheapest ticket you can get from London to Swindon is £70.73. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between London and Swindon by train?
London to Swindon is 72.75 mi.
How long does the train between London and Swindon take?
London to Swindon is on average 0 hrs 53 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 49 mins.
How many train connections per day go from London to Swindon?
London to Swindon has 32 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from London to Swindon leave?
The earliest train from London to Swindon departs at 05:23. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from London to Swindon depart?
The latest train from London to Swindon departs at 18:01. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from London to Swindon in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £70.73 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from London to Swindon?
There are on average 31 direct connection(s) from London to go to Swindon.
What's the fastest journey time between London to Swindon by train?
The fastest journey time by train between London and Swindon is 0 hrs 49 mins.
Is there a direct train from London to Swindon?
Yes, there is a direct train between London and Swindon.
What are the CO2 emissions for London to Swindon by train?
The train journey from London to Swindon creates 8.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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