How to travel from Shrewsbury to Chester

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Travel Information from Shrewsbury to Chester

distanceDistance33 miles (54 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $37
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $18 (€15) • 1 h 9 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€15) • 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Take a bus or train to travel 33 miles (54 km) to Chester from 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 Shrewsbury to Chester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Shrewsbury to Chester

Travel Tips: Travel to Chester 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 Shrewsbury to Chester.

There are 2 travel options from Shrewsbury to Chester: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Shrewsbury and Chester is by taking a train with an average price of $18 (€15).

This is compared to other travel options to Chester:

A train is $20 (€18) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Shrewsbury to Chester costing on average $37 (€33).

The fastest way to get to Chester from Shrewsbury is by train with an average travel time of 53 min.

Other travel options to Chester can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 28 min.

Chester is approximately 33 miles (54 km) away from Shrewsbury.

The average frequency per day from Shrewsbury to Chester is:

  • 5 buses per day.
  • Around 41 trains per day.

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

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

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

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Shrewsbury to Chester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Chester by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Shrewsbury to Chester tickets on Omio for $37 (€33).
  • Travel with Transport for Wales to go to Chester by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Transport for Wales Shrewsbury to Chester tickets on Omio for $18 (€15).

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

  • You'll find 21 direct trains a day to Chester with Transport for Wales.

Direct services to Chester 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 trip.

Many of our customers traveling from Shrewsbury to Chester don't make Chester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Chester are London, Manchester or Liverpool, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Chester to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $37 (€33) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $18 (€15) one way.

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

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