Coronavirus Recovery: advice and latest information

Bus – a convenient and affordable way to get about town

If cycling or walking isn’t a good travel option for you then why not take the bus?

With regular services between campuses and routes covering the majority of the city, it’s easy to get about by bus.

Coronavirus: Important Updates on Bus Services - Information correct as of 09.09.20

We aim to keep this information updated regularly. Please note that as restrictions ease, services will be adjusted in line with Government advice.

First Cymru Campus to Campus Services

First Cymru have adjusted their campus to campus services for Swansea University students in line with the covid-19 pandemic. With the needs of our students in mind, the Number 8 will take a more direct route between Hendrefoilan Student Village, Singleton and Bay Campus, via the Kingsway and missing out Sketty Park Estate and the Quadrant Bus Station. The Number 10 route will remain the same. Please note that First Cymru will review and adjust these services in line with student need and with any change in Government advice and guidance.

Campus to Campus Timetables - From September 21

You can view the timetables for the Number 8 and number 10 (Number 9 is currently unavailable) campus to campus services here. Please note the campus to campus service is prioritising getting you to and from your lectures and will commence on 21st September 2020.

Until that date, you should use the First Cymru App or visit: www.firstgroup.com/south-west-wales and select Timetables. Please note that services 4, 14, 3a and 8 are currently running to Singleton Campus and number 8 enters the Bay. The X1, X5, X7, X10 and 38 stop on Fabian Way outside the campus.

My Travel Pass – Bus Travel Discount Pass for 16-21 year olds living in Wales.

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Frequently Asked Questions - Bus Travel

Get Involved in Our Bus User Group - Have Your Say

If you would like to have a say in student bus travel planning, you can join one of our bus user groups. During the group sessions you will have an opportunity to raise issues, discuss problems or present ideas and solutions about how we can improve bus travel for Swansea University students.

Meetings take place every other month. Please note the groups are currently being run as zoom sessions.

2020-2021 Sessions

  • 1 October 2020 – 11am-12noon
  • 3 December 2020 – 11am – 12noon
  • 4 February 2021 – 11am-12noon
  • 1 April 2021 – 11am-12noon
  • 3 June 2020 – 11am – 12noon

If you would like to take part, please email: estatesadmin@swansea.ac.uk.