It takes an average of 6h 53m to travel from Swansea to Cambridge by train, over a distance of around 178 miles (287 km). There are normally 20 trains per day traveling from Swansea to Cambridge and tickets for this journey start from $50.22 when you book in advance.
From 4h 40m
178 miles (287 km)
20 trains per day
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The average journey time from Swansea to Cambridge by train is 6 hours 53 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 4 hours 40 minutes. You'll usually find 20 trains per day traveling the 287 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there are no direct services to Cambridge.
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The average journey time by train between Swansea and Cambridge is 6 hours and 53 minutes, with around 20 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Swansea to Cambridge is 4 hours and 40 minutes.
Train tickets from Swansea to Cambridge can start from as little as $50.22 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Swansea to Cambridge. Travelling from Swansea to Cambridge by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.
The first train from Swansea to Cambridge leaves at 02:41. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Swansea to Cambridge leaves at 20:53. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Swansea to Cambridge cover a distance of around 178 miles (287 km) during the journey.
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