How to travel from Manchester to Shrewsbury

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Travel Information to Shrewsbury from Manchester

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $19 (€18) • 1 h 8 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $19 (€18) • 1 h 8 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Travel 57 miles (92 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Manchester to Shrewsbury. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 8 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Shrewsbury.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Shrewsbury

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

The cheapest way to go to Shrewsbury from Manchester is by taking a train, which costs on average $19 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Shrewsbury:

Taking a train is usually $21 (€20) less than taking a bus to Shrewsbury, which costs on average $40 (€38) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Shrewsbury from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 8 min.

Other travel options to Shrewsbury can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 30 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 57 miles (92 km) between Manchester and Shrewsbury.

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Shrewsbury is:

  • 18 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Manchester to Shrewsbury:

  • Buses mostly depart from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Shrewsbury.
  • Trains mostly leave from Manchester Piccadilly and tend to arrive in Shrewsbury.

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

  • You can take a bus from Manchester to Shrewsbury with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $40 (€38) with National Express from Manchester to Shrewsbury.
  • You can take a train from Manchester to Shrewsbury with Transport for Wales. Cheap tickets can be found for $19 (€18) with Transport for Wales from Manchester to Shrewsbury.
Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Shrewsbury often also extend their vacation to go to London, Birmingham or Wolverhampton. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Shrewsbury and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Manchester to Shrewsbury, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $40 (€38) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $19 (€18) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Shrewsbury tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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