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Our Head Office is located at Polaris House in Swindon, to find out more please click the link

Travel Information

National Rail enquiries
Guide to UK national rail services, provided on behalf of the Association of Train Operating Companies.

You can also find travel information on the AA website at www.theaa.com

Park & Ride

For those who are interested, Swindon do have a Park and Ride service. Details can be found at www.swindon.gov.uk

For Information about areas surrounding Swindon you can use the links to the Government sites below:

Wiltshire: www.wiltshire.gov.uk

Hampshire: www.hants.gov.uk

Bath and North East Somerset: www.bathnes.gov.uk

Bristol: www.bristol.gov.uk

Gloucestershire: www.gloucestershire.gov.uk

Oxfordshire: www.oxfordshire.gov.uk

Reading: www.reading.gov.uk

Newbury: www.newbury.gov.uk

Examples journey times (by train)

  • Bristol Parkway to Swindon: 26 mins (direct trains leave every half hour)
  • Bristol Temple Meads (central): 40-45 mins (direct trains leave every 5 mins during peak times)
  • Bath Spa to Swindon: 28 mins (direct trains leave every half hour)
  • Cardiff to Swindon: 1hr 02 mins (direct trains leave every half hour)
  • Oxford to Swindon: 40 mins (1 change required)
  • Newbury to Swindon: 1hr 10 mins (trains leave every 15 mins, 1 change required)
  • Basingstoke to Swindon: 53 mins – 1 hr 08 mins (trains leave every 40 mins, 1 change required)
  • Reading to Swindon: 30 mins (direct train every 15 mins)
  • Gloucester to Swindon: 47 mins (direct train every hour)

Example journey time (by Car)

  • Abingdon to Swindon: 45 mins (via A420 and A4312)
  • Oxford to Swindon: 45 mins (via A420 and A4312)
  • Hungerford to Swindon: 30 mins (via A338 and A4259)
  • Basingstoke to Swindon: 1hr (via A339, A34, M4 and A4259)
  • Bath to Swindon: 50 mins (via M4 and A3102)
  • Bristol to Swindon: 55 mins (via M4 and A3102)
  • Newbury to Swindon: 35 mins (via A339, M4 and A4259)
  • Reading to Swindon: 50 mins (via M4 and A4259)
  • Cheltenham to Swindon: 50 mins (via A419 and A4311)