How to travel from Chester to Shrewsbury

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Travel Information to Shrewsbury from Chester

distanceDistance33 miles (54 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $17 (€16) • 42 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€16) • 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Travel 33 miles (54 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Chester to Shrewsbury. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Chester to Shrewsbury.

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There are 4 ways to get from Chester to Shrewsbury: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Chester and Shrewsbury is by taking a train with an average price of $17 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Shrewsbury:

Taking a train is usually $14 (€13) less than taking a bus to Shrewsbury, which costs on average $32 (€28) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Chester and Shrewsbury is by train, which takes on average 42 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 1 h 40 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 33 miles (54 km) from Chester to Shrewsbury.

The average frequency per day from Chester to Shrewsbury is:

  • 32 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Shrewsbury from Chester as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Chester to Shrewsbury:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) and arrive in Shrewsbury.
  • Most travelers board their train from Chester and arrive in Shrewsbury.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chester to Shrewsbury:

  • You can go to Shrewsbury from Chester by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $32 (€28) with National Express from Chester to Shrewsbury on Omio.
  • You can travel to Shrewsbury from Chester by train with Transport for Wales. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $17 (€16) with Transport for Wales from Chester to Shrewsbury.

Yes, there are direct routes from Chester to Shrewsbury with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 15 direct trains a day to Shrewsbury with Transport for Wales.

Direct services to Shrewsbury tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Looking to extend your trip from Chester to Shrewsbury? Many Omio customers who go from Chester to Shrewsbury usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Birmingham or Manchester from Shrewsbury, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Chester to Shrewsbury, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $32 (€28) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $17 (€16) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Chester to Shrewsbury online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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