Whether for an official trip or a day out, catching the train from Swansea to Aberystwyth allows you to arrive feeling relaxed and energised.
Trains operate throughout the day, and you can easily book a trip using our downloadable app. No need to worry about your fear of missing out on any of your favourite social media - free Wifi is available for you to use.
From 4 hours 58 mins
The historic town of Aberystwyth is a popular holiday resort on the west coast of Wales. Known colloquially as “Aber”, this town flaunts a mile-long Promenade where you can go for a gentle stroll, taking in the fresh sea air. From scenic views to activities ideal for the whole family, there’s plenty to do and see in this lovely town.
One place you should head for is the Aberystwyth Electric Cliff Railway. Built up the steep slope of Constitution Hill, this cliff railway offers a jaw-dropping panorama of the whole bay as it ascends to the summit. Reach the top and you’ll find the Camera Obscura, a faithful recreation of a Victorian invention.
Looking for a culture fix? The Aberystwyth Arts Centre features a full programme of performances, exhibitions, and films all year round. This centre has been a go-to for those seeking for their regular dose of live entertainment, attracting both the locals and visitors alike - everyone is made welcome.
Join The Silver Mountain Experience and explore the underground tunnels of a 19th-century mine. The mine shafts have been restored to commemorate the heritage and importance of Welsh mining The Experience also features collections above ground, including the large and impressive mining machinery and working water wheels made in local foundries during the 19th century. It’s a fascinating insight into life in a mining town.
Let your friends and family tag along, and they’ll get a discount, too, with our group travel tickets. Anytime tickets are also available if you haven’t decided exactly when to visit. Schedule your trip and book your tickets now.