Swansea Marina

Coach travel from Cardiff to Swansea

From £5.30 one-way*

Duration: 1 hr 5 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 2 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Cardiff to Swansea in 1 hour 5 mins (fastest journey)

Enjoy a coastal city break with ease onboard a National Express coach. Travel to Swansea from just £5.30 one-way* and leave the Welsh capital behind.

Plus, with a guaranteed seat when you book, a free Wi-Fi service, and a generous luggage allowance, you can travel with confidence once again.

Please note: We are currently running a reduced network, with plans to add to it regularly as demand grows. Because of this, the information on this page may differ depending on your travel dates and any regional restrictions.

For the most up to date information on active services and more, please visit our Route Map page or our timetables page.

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Departing from Cardiff Coach Station

Cardiff Coach Station is just a 15-minute stroll through the city centre from Cardiff Rail Station, and is also well-served by a dedicated taxi rank. The station is close to city centre amenities, so there are plenty of shops and sights to pass the time before you travel.

Read more on our Cardiff (Sophia Gardens) facilities and information page.

Arriving at Swansea Bus Station

When arriving at Swansea's central bus station, you'll find you're right at the heart of this great city. Just a short walk from the city centre's shopping areas, cafe's, restaurants and more, refuelling and settling in after your journey couldn't be easier.

Not only that, but the bus station is also a short walk from Swansea's beachfront and marina, should you want to embrace some coastal culture straight away. 

 

Cardiff to Swansea route stops

Popular stops are listed below. Please use the journey planner above to plan your trip.
  • Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens
  • Swansea University, Bay Campus
  • Swansea Bus Station
*Limited Availability. £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 16 Mar 2021 for travel between 29 Mar 2021 and 13 Jul 2021.
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