Bus tickets from Swansea to Cardiff

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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Swansea to Cardiff from various bus operators like National Express, FlixBus or megabus for the next days.
today
from £2
tomorrow
from £3
Thursday
from £3
Friday
from £3
Saturday
from £2
Sunday
from £2
Monday
from £2

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    1h 0m
    23:10
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    00:10
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • FlixBus
    1h 5m
    17:05
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    18:10
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • megabus
    1h 15m
    07:05
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    08:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 0m
    22:20
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    23:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 5m
    11:55
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    13:00
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £4

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    1h 20m
    01:20
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    02:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 20m
    05:20
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    06:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 15m
    07:05
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    08:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 0m
    22:20
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    23:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 5m
    11:55
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    13:00
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £4

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    1h 5m
    01:10
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    02:15
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 20m
    01:20
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    02:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 5m
    22:20
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    23:25
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 0m
    22:25
    Swansea
    23:25
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 8m
    07:02
    Swansea
    University
    08:10
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £4

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 5m
    07:15
    Swansea
    08:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    0h 55m
    22:25
    Swansea
    23:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 0m
    00:30
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    01:30
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 20m
    01:20
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    02:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    04:00
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    05:15
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £4

Cheapest bus trips Saturday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    1h 0m
    00:30
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    01:30
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • FlixBus
    1h 5m
    01:10
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    02:15
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • megabus
    1h 5m
    22:20
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    23:25
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 15m
    07:05
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    08:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 7m
    12:58
    Swansea
    University
    14:05
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £4

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    1h 0m
    00:30
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    01:30
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • FlixBus
    1h 20m
    01:20
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    02:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • megabus
    1h 15m
    07:05
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    08:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 0m
    22:20
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    23:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    0h 57m
    11:33
    Swansea
    University
    12:30
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £4

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    1h 0m
    00:30
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    01:30
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • FlixBus
    1h 20m
    01:20
    Swansea
    West Way Bus Station
    02:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £2
  • megabus
    1h 15m
    07:05
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    08:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 0m
    22:20
    Swansea
    Quadrant Bus Station
    23:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    0h 58m
    08:42
    Swansea
    University
    09:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £4

Frequency of bus connections between Swansea and Cardiff

See here how frequent the connections between Swansea and Cardiff are, during different times and days of the week.
Saturday is the busiest day, with more than 79 daily coaches from Swansea to Cardiff. Tuesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 52 daily coaches between Swansea and Cardiff.
The busiest time of the day is the Morning, with 204 coaches from Swansea to Cardiff, while Evening sees the fewest connections between Swansea and Cardiff, with 55 offers.

Facts about coaches from Swansea to Cardiff

Compare all providers like National Express, FlixBus and megabus that travel 65 times every day by bus from Swansea to Cardiff in one click! Book your bus ticket from Swansea to Cardiff starting from £2!

Cheapest Bus £2
Fastest Bus 0h 55m
Earliest Coach 01:10
Latest Coach 22:25
Daily Bus Connections 65 Ø
Distance 55.1 km
Coach Companies National Express, FlixBus and megabus

Cheapest coach connections from Swansea to Cardiff

Every day, 65 buses from 3 coach companies leave Swansea for Cardiff: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 23/04/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 22/04
Tuesday 23/04
£3
Wednesday 24/04
£3
Thursday 25/04
£3
Friday 26/04
£3
Saturday 27/04
£3
Sunday 28/04
£4
Monday 29/04
£3
Tuesday 30/04
£3
Wednesday 01/05
£3
Thursday 02/05
£2
Friday 03/05
£2
Saturday 04/05
£3
Sunday 05/05
£3
Monday 06/05
£3
Tuesday 07/05
£3
Wednesday 08/05
£2
Thursday 09/05
£3
Friday 10/05
£3
Saturday 11/05
£2
Sunday 12/05
£3
Monday 13/05
£2
Tuesday 14/05
£3
Wednesday 15/05
£3
Thursday 16/05
£3
Friday 17/05
£3
Saturday 18/05
£3
Sunday 19/05

The cheapest time to travel from Swansea to Cardiff

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Swansea to Cardiff, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £2, Monday is the cheapest day for a coach from Swansea to Cardiff. Wednesday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £3.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Swansea to Cardiff, with £2. Morning is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £2.

How to save money travelling from Swansea to Cardiff

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Swansea to Cardiff in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the bus from Swansea to Cardiff, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later coaches from Swansea to Cardiff are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Swansea to Cardiff

These are the most booked bus companies between Swansea to Cardiff from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Swansea and Cardiff

The map below shows you where to find all the bus stations in Swansea and Cardiff.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Swansea to Cardiff

Want to know which seat classes are available on the coaches from Swansea to Cardiff? Or which bus companies serve the route Swansea to Cardiff? Below you will find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Swansea to Cardiff bus

How much does a Swansea - Cardiff coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Swansea - Cardiff bus trip is available from £2 and takes 1h 0m. Compare offers and save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Swansea to Cardiff?

The connection Swansea to Cardiff is offered by 3 companies with ticket prices ranging from £2 to £6. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you will get the cheapest ticket price.

How many connections are available for the Swansea - Cardiff route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Swansea to Cardiff is offered by roughly 65 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Cardiff from Swansea take?

The quickest coach from Swansea to Cardiff is provided by FlixBus and takes 0h 55m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £2. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Swansea to Cardiff?

The earliest bus to Cardiff departs from Swansea at 01:10. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from Swansea to Cardiff?

The latest bus to Cardiff departs from Swansea at 22:25. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the Swansea - Cardiff route?

Passengers looking to travel from Swansea to Cardiff can travel with National Express, FlixBus and megabus. Compare all available bus tickets with our search to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus between Swansea and Cardiff?

You can check all the direct connections between Swansea and Cardiff by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: National Express, FlixBus and megabus.

What can I take with me on the bus to Cardiff from Swansea?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you are allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the Swansea Cardiff bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Swansea Cardiff bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make travelling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Swansea to Cardiff on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Swansea to Cardiff

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

Alternate transport types from Swansea to Cardiff

Did not find the right bus? Here is a selection of alternate transport types from the schedule from Swansea to Cardiff for the next days.

Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Cardiff

Here is a selection of the cheapest trains from the schedule from Swansea to Cardiff for the next days.
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    0h 53m
    05:52
    Swansea
    Central Station
    06:45
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    Economy
    from £5
  • Transport for Wales
    0h 58m
    09:33
    Swansea
    10:31
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Transport for Wales
    Economy
    from £6
  • Transport for Wales
    1h 0m
    05:30
    Swansea
    06:30
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Transport for Wales
    First Class
    from £8
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    0h 53m
    05:52
    Swansea
    Central Station
    06:45
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    First Class
    from £19

More bus routes from Swansea and Cardiff

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Swansea and from Cardiff. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you will find all the details about your bus route!

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