Birmingham to Shrewsbury train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Shrewsbury

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Cheapest

10

Average

12

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
07:25AMBirmingham1h00 08:25AMShrewsbury
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101One-way
Transport for Wales
05:25AMBirmingham0h59 06:24AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
101One-way
Transport for Wales
08:25AMBirmingham0h56 09:21AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
101One-way
Transport for Wales
01:25PMBirmingham0h58 02:23PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
141One-way
Transport for Wales
06:25PMBirmingham0h57 07:22PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
141One-way

Train schedule from Birmingham to Shrewsbury

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, September 30
Transport for Wales
05:25AMBirmingham0h59 06:24AMShrewsbury
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Transport for Wales
07:25AMBirmingham1h00 08:25AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:25AMBirmingham0h56 09:21AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
01:25PMBirmingham0h58 02:23PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
06:25PMBirmingham0h57 07:22PMShrewsbury
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Shrewsbury

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Fastest Journey

56 m

Average

58 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

63 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Birmingham for Shrewsbury every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
08:25AMBirmingham0h56 09:21AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
101One-way
Transport for Wales
06:25PMBirmingham0h57 07:22PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
141One-way
Transport for Wales
01:25PMBirmingham0h58 02:23PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
141One-way
Transport for Wales
05:25AMBirmingham0h59 06:24AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
101One-way
Transport for Wales
07:25AMBirmingham1h00 08:25AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
101One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Shrewsbury

distanceDistance38 miles (62 km)
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$12 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency37 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 36 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWest Midlands Railway, Transport for Wales, Avanti West Coast, London Midland or CrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham to Shrewsbury cover the 38 miles (62 km) long route taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway, Transport for Wales, Avanti West Coast, London Midland or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 37 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $10 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Shrewsbury.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Birmingham to Shrewsbury trains

Find the best trains from Birmingham to Shrewsbury with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from $10 (€10). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Birmingham and Shrewsbury you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey between Birmingham and Shrewsbury with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes from Birmingham to Shrewsbury as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Birmingham to Shrewsbury train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Birmingham to Shrewsbury on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 38 miles (62 km) journey to Shrewsbury from Birmingham with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

CrossCountry from Birmingham to Shrewsbury train information:

  • Average Duration: 58 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Shrewsbury

Travel by train to Shrewsbury easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Shrewsbury.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Birmingham to Shrewsbury for the next 7 days starting from $10 (€10)  one way.
The train price from Birmingham to Shrewsbury is on average $12 (€12)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The distance between Birmingham and Shrewsbury by train is approximately 38 miles (62 km).
While the time it takes to travel 38 miles (62 km) from Birmingham to Shrewsbury can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Birmingham to Shrewsbury train journey time is on average 56 min.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Shrewsbury.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Shrewsbury, located 0.2 miles (321 m) away from the city center.

Take the Birmingham to Shrewsbury train with West Midlands Railway, Transport for Wales, Avanti West Coast, London Midland or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Birmingham and Shrewsbury as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 36 direct trains a day between Birmingham and Shrewsbury. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Transport for Wales or West Midlands Railway. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 37 trains a day from Birmingham to Shrewsbury. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Birmingham to Shrewsbury at 5: 24 AM. The last train from Birmingham to Shrewsbury that you can take departs at 9: 35 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Birmingham to Shrewsbury schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
If you book a train ticket from Birmingham to Shrewsbury within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $12 (€12) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Shrewsbury from Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Shrewsbury
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your journey from Birmingham to Shrewsbury.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transit options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transit options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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