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Duration 3h 57m
Distance 183.8 miles
Average price £160
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between Exeter and Shrewsbury takes 3h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 19m. There is a train service every few hours from Exeter to Shrewsbury. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Exeter St Davids
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Shrewsbury
3h 54m
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£91 - £271

Exeter to Shrewsbury train times

Trains run hourly between Exeter and Shrewsbury. The earliest departure is at 06:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Exeter is at 20:56 which arrives into Shrewsbury at 07:21. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 3h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Shrewsbury via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Exeter and Shrewsbury is 142 miles. The road distance is 183.8 miles.

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Exeter to Shrewsbury train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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Exeter to Shrewsbury train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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