The Gower Peninsular is easily accessed by car, rail, plane or ferry. The closest international airport which serves our area is Cardiff Airport. It is less than one hours drive from the Gower Peninsular. By road, the M4 motorway means that Swansea is less than three hours from London, two and a half hours from Birmingham and 4 hours from Manchester. The train runs into Swansea Train Station which is six miles from the Gower and connected by a regular bus service. Swansea also has a ferry terminal with a regular service to Cork.
Staying on Gower without a car -Bus Service
For information about bus services in Swansea Bay, Mumbles and Gower check out the Bay Trans website
Also for detailed timetable information have a look at the First Group website fill in the boxes 'Leaving From' and 'Going To', then click on the Monday to Friday (Not public holidays) or Saturday, or Sunday depending on your day of travel and you will see a detailed timetable.
Oyster Cabs 143 Mumbles Rd, The Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4DN
Approx costs of Taxis, obviously if traffic is very busy it will have a bearing on the price
Mumbles to Swansea city centre £10- £12
Mumbles to Langland £4-£5
Mumbles to Caswell £5-£6
Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 3BD. Tel: 01446 711111. Cardiff Airport Website
Swansea Railway Station
Swansea High Street Rail Station High Street Swansea SA1 1NU Read More
Located on Fairwood Common on Gower, Swansea airport is the place to go for flights over Gower, helicopter lessons and parachute jumps and of course if you want to fly your own aeroplane to the Gower this is the place to land it. Read More