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Coach travel from London to Swindon

From £6 one-way*

Duration: 2 hrs 10 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 10 services per day

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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)

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Coach from London to Swindon

Our coaches from London Victoria Coach Station to Swindon Bus Station run from as early as 9.00am. Our last coach of the day arrives in Swindon at 2.05am.

With 10 direct journeys a day, a guaranteed seat and fares from £6 one-way*, you can travel in style for less.

London to Swindon journey information
Fastest journey time 2 hrs 10 mins
Cheapest price From £6 *
Distance (approx) 127km
No. of stops 1 (other services may use further stops)
First & last journey daily 9:00am/23:59pm

Our London to Swindon services and stops

Click below to see the stops for each service and plan your journey with ease.

401 coach towards Bristol

Our 401 service travels up to 9 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • London Victoria Coach Station
  • Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station
  • Reading Mereoak Park & Ride
  • Swindon (Common Head)
  • Swindon (Coate Water)
  • Swindon (Queens Drive)
  • Swindon Bus Station

 

444 coach towards Gloucester

Our 444 service travels up to 1 time a day and calls at the following stops:

  • London Victoria Coach Station
  • Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station
  • Swindon Bus Station

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Departing from London Victoria Coach Station

London Victoria Coach Station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is served by the Victoria Line, the District Line and the Circle Line. A bus stop is directly outside the coach station, and is served by many routes into the city centre. Victoria Rail Station is also just 300 metres away, and there is a taxi rank outside the coach station on Eccleston Place.

Take a look at our London Victoria Station facilities.

Arriving at Swindon Bus Station

Swindon Bus Station is a five-minute walk from the town centre, and just a two-minute walk from Swindon Train Station on Station Road, which is also the base for the town's main taxi rank.

Frequently asked questions

When is the first coach from London to Swindon?

The first coach leaves from London Victoria Coach Station at 9.00am, arriving at Swindon Bus Station at 11.25am.

When is the last coach from London to Swindon?

The last coach leaves from London Victoria Coach Station at 23.59pm, arriving at Swindon Bus Station at 2.05am.

How much is the coach from London to Swindon?

A one-way journey from London to Swindon is available from £6*.

How long does the coach take from London to Swindon?

Our fastest coach journey from London to Swindon takes 2 hours 10 mins.

What happens if I miss my coach from London to Swindon?

We have fare types available to give you more flexibility when you travel. Both our Standard and Fully Flexible fares are amendable, however, excess fees may apply. For more information, please visit our tickets page.

Alternatively, when buying your ticket you can add Change and Go to your booking. Change and Go allows you to board any available coach 12 hours before or after your original departure time for just £5 per journey. Find out more at our Change and Go page.

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