Swansea to Shrewsbury train

Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Shrewsbury

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Cheapest

37

Average

38

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
08:54AMSwansea3h31 12:25PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
371One-way
Transport for Wales
08:27AMSwansea4h10 12:37PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
381One-way

Train schedule from Swansea to Shrewsbury

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Transport for Wales
08:27AMSwansea4h10 12:37PMShrewsbury
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Transport for Wales
08:54AMSwansea3h31 12:25PMShrewsbury
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Fastest train times from Swansea to Shrewsbury

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Fastest Journey

3 h 31 m

Average

3 h 50 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

146 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Swansea for Shrewsbury every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
08:54AMSwansea3h31 12:25PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
371One-way
Transport for Wales
08:27AMSwansea4h10 12:37PMShrewsbury
0 transfers
381One-way

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Overview: Train from Swansea to Shrewsbury

distanceDistance90 miles (145 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency38 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or First Great Western Service

Trains from Swansea to Shrewsbury cover the 90 miles (145 km) long route taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 38 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $34 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Shrewsbury.

Train providers: Great Western Rail from Swansea to Shrewsbury trains

You can travel by train between Swansea and Shrewsbury with Great Western Rail for as low as $23 (€22). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Great Western Rail

Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Swansea to Shrewsbury with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes between Swansea and 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 Great Western Rail Swansea to Shrewsbury train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail 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 to Shrewsbury from Swansea on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 90 miles (145 km) trip to Shrewsbury from Swansea with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Swansea to Shrewsbury train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 17 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 8 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Swansea 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 Swansea to Shrewsbury.
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Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Swansea to Shrewsbury for the next 7 days starting from $23 (€22)  one way.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Swansea to Shrewsbury train price to come in at an average of $34 (€31)  one way.
The distance to Shrewsbury from Swansea by train is approximately 90 miles (145 km).
On average the Swansea to Shrewsbury train travel time is 3 h 4 min  for the 90 miles (145 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Swansea and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Shrewsbury most often arrive at Shrewsbury and need to travel around 0.2 miles (321 m) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Swansea to Shrewsbury train with Transport for Wales or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Swansea and Shrewsbury as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Swansea for Shrewsbury is 38 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Swansea to Shrewsbury train departs at 5: 38 AM   and the last train from Swansea to Shrewsbury leaves at 10: 30 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Swansea to Shrewsbury on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Swansea to Shrewsbury is on average $34 (€31) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Swansea to Shrewsbury available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Shrewsbury
The major railway station for departures from Swansea is Swansea. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Swansea for your journey between Swansea and Shrewsbury.
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Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transit options for Swansea
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station

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