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Swansea to Pontypridd

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  1. departed
    Swansea
    Platform 1
    17:12
    Swansea
    Platform 1
    18:16
    Cardiff Central
    18:26
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:58
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 2
    17:26
    Swansea
    Platform 2
    18:20
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:35
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    19:05
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 1
    17:55
    Swansea
    Platform 1
    18:48
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:05
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 7 estimated
    19:35
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 2
    18:22
    Swansea
    Platform 2
    19:16
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:26
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    19:58
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:00
    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:59
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:06
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    20:35
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:10
    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:16
    Cardiff Central
    20:26
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    20:58
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:26
    Swansea
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:20
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:41
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    21:13
    Pontypridd
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:52
    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:47
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:05
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    21:35
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:55
    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:49
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:06
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    22:35
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
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    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:43
    Swansea
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:50
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:26
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    23:58
    Pontypridd
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Pontypridd
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Swansea to Pontypridd

  • Train Fares from: £9.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1
  • How long does it take to travel from Swansea to Pontypridd by train?

    The average journey time between Swansea and Pontypridd is . On an average weekday, there are 46 trains travelling from Swansea to Pontypridd. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Swansea to Pontypridd by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Swansea to Pontypridd cost?

    Train tickets from Swansea to Pontypridd can start from as little as £9.50 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.

  • Are there direct trains from Swansea to Pontypridd?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Swansea to Pontypridd without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Swansea to Pontypridd.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Swansea and Pontypridd?

    The distance between Swansea and Pontypridd is 26 miles.

    Distance: 26 miles
  • What time is the first train from Swansea to Pontypridd?

    The first train from Swansea to Pontypridd departs at .

    What time is the last train from Swansea to Pontypridd?

    The last train from Swansea to Pontypridd departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Swansea to Pontypridd timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Swansea to Pontypridd for Saturday 18th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
17:1218:581h 46m, 1 change
17:2619:051h 39m, 1 change
17:5519:351h 40m, 1 change
18:2219:581h 36m, 1 change
19:0020:351h 35m, 1 change
19:1020:581h 48m, 1 change
19:2621:131h 47m, 1 change
19:5221:351h 43m, 1 change
20:5522:351h 40m, 1 change
21:4323:582h 15m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Pontypridd to Swansea.

How to find cheap train tickets from Swansea to Pontypridd

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.