Cycling and Walking (Active Travel)
Singleton Park Campus and Bay Campus are linked by the National Cycle Route (NCN route 4). There is cycle parking facilities at both sites. If you are travelling locally or cycling from either Swansea or Port Talbot rail stations, the Swansea Bay Cycle network can be viewed here: www.cycleswanseabay.org
Buses run frequently between the city centre, Bay Campus, Singleton Park Campus and Hendrefoelan Student Village. For timetables and further information please contact:www.firstgroup.com and www.traveline.cymru for all public transport information in the area including train travel.
Santander Cycles Swansea is a bike share scheme that everyone can use. There are 5 docking station hubs along the sweep of Swansea Bay, connecting both campuses. For further information download the Santander Cycles App from the App Store.
High-speed InterCity trains run at hourly intervals from London (Paddington) to Swansea. Travel time approximately 2 hours 50 minutes. The main InterCity services offer connections to Swansea from Birmingham, Bristol Parkway, Cardiff and London. There are also regional services via Sprinter trains to west, mid and north Wales. The nearest train station to the Bay Campus is Port Talbot Parkway (two stops before Swansea). For details of all rail services: Tel: +44 (0)3457 484950 www.nationalrail.co.uk
FROM HEATHROW AIRPORT Train: Either take the Rail-Air Link bus to Reading and the train from Reading to Port Talbot (or Swansea for Singleton Park Campus), or take the train from Heathrow to London (Paddington) and the train from Paddington to Port Talbot (or Swansea). Bus: Take bus 201 or 202 from the airport bus station to Swansea.
FROM GATWICK AIRPORT Train: Take the train from Gatwick to Reading and the train from Reading to Swansea. Bus: Take bus 201 or 202 from the airport bus station to Swansea.
FROM CARDIFF INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Catch a bus or take a taxi to central Cardiff and then make rail or Greyhound connection to Swansea.