Manchester to Shrewsbury train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Shrewsbury

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Cheapest

31

Average

31

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Shrewsbury is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
09:31AMManchester1h08 10:39AMShrewsbury
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311One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Shrewsbury

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Transport for Wales
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Shrewsbury

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Fastest Journey

1 h 8 m

Average

1 h 8 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

92 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Manchester for Shrewsbury every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
09:31AMManchester1h08 10:39AMShrewsbury
0 transfers
311One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Shrewsbury

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$31 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency18 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry or Northern Rail

Trains from Manchester to Shrewsbury cover the 57 miles (92 km) long route taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $31 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Shrewsbury.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Shrewsbury trains

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CrossCountry
Northern Rail (3)

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

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Manchester to Shrewsbury train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 35 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Manchester to Shrewsbury train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 5 h 47 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Shrewsbury

Travel Tips: 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 Manchester to Shrewsbury.
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Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Manchester to Shrewsbury for the next 7 days starting from $20 (€18)  one way.
The Manchester to Shrewsbury train ticket price is on average $31 (€28)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 57 miles (92 km)  from Manchester to Shrewsbury by train.
While the time it takes to travel 57 miles (92 km) from Manchester to Shrewsbury can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Shrewsbury train journey time is on average 1 h 8 min.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Shrewsbury.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) 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 Manchester to Shrewsbury train with Transport for Wales, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry or Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Manchester and Shrewsbury as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 18 trains a day from Manchester to Shrewsbury. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Manchester to Shrewsbury train departs at 5: 11 AM   and the last train from Manchester to Shrewsbury leaves at 11: 52 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Manchester to Shrewsbury on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase a train ticket from Manchester to Shrewsbury within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $31 (€28) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Manchester and Shrewsbury are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Shrewsbury

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Shrewsbury
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey between Manchester and Shrewsbury.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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