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Travelling by train to the Dylan Thomas Centre is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Dylan Thomas Centre is Swansea, which is served by GWR and Transport for Wales services throughout the day. It's just 12 minutes to the Dylan Thomas Centre on foot. As you leave the station turn left onto the B4489 and follow this road down past Swansea Castle at the end of the street cross at the pedestrian crossing onto Somerset Place. The Dylan Thomas Centre is turn up this road on the left.

The Dylan Thomas Centre is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection including The 'Love the Words' exhibition which tells the story of Dylan's life, work, and legacy.

Visit the Dylan Thomas Centre website for opening information.


Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Tickets requiring reservations: Mon-Sat 0910-1845
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:15 - 20:00
Saturday 06:15 - 20:00
Sunday 08:00 - 20:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttp://www.arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number03333 211 202
Lost Property Websitehttp://www.arrivatrainswales.co.uk/lostproperty
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeAvailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameMariners Road
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces41
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces35
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
on Platform 1
Cycle storage notes<p>35 stands</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

taxi rank is situated adjacent to the station

Departures and arrivals from Swansea

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Swansea station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway06:283On time
to Manchester PiccadillyTransport for Wales06:381On time
to Milford HavenTransport for Wales06:542On time
to Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales07:081On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway07:203On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from CarmarthenTransport for Wales06:341On time
from Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales06:502On time
from CarmarthenTransport for Wales07:041On time
from Milford HavenTransport for Wales07:411On time
from Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales07:504On time
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