If the thought of driving on the left gives you qualms, don't even think about looking at the cost of petrol -- that'll definitely put you over the edge. Luckily, Swansea and the Gower Peninsula offers a reliable and cost-effective bus service to transport you from one location to another in the region. Travel between Swansea and Mumbles is available via the First Cymru bus service. Quadrant Bus Station, located near to the Tourist Information Centre on Plymouth Street, is where you'll want to be to pick up the bus. A day-long bus pass (FirstDay ticket) for Swansea Bay buses is £3.60 for before 10:00 a.m. and £3.00 after 10:00 a.m. for adults, and £2.00 for children under the age of 16. A family fare of  £7.20 is also available after 10 a.m. In the city of Swansea, bus fares are £3.40 before 10:00 a.m. and £2.70 after 10:00 a.m. for adults and £2.00 for children under the age of 16. The family fare is £6.80 after 10:00 a.m. Unlimited week-long travel (valid for 7 consecutive days) is also available. Fares for Swansea Bay are £14.40 for adults and £10.20 for children. City of Swansea fares are  £13.60 for adults and £10.20 for children.

Travel throughout the Gower Peninsula is via the Gower Explorer.

Bus service and train service is available from Swansea to destinations throughout Wales as well.