Duration 1h 46m
Distance 33.8 miles
Average price £33
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Shrewsbury and Newcastle-under-Lyme takes 1h 46m and the fastest train takes 1h 10m. There is a train service every few hours from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme. 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. Shrewsbury
  2. Crewe
  3. Newcastle-under-Lyme
1h 31m
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£25 - £65

Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme train times

Trains run hourly between Shrewsbury and Newcastle-under-Lyme. The earliest departure is at 05:31 in the morning, and the last departure from Shrewsbury is at 20:15 which arrives into Newcastle-under-Lyme at 21:36. All services require a transfer at Crewe and take an average of 1h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury and arriving at Stoke-on-Trent via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Newcastle-under-Lyme is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.8 miles.

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Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Shrewsbury station.

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Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Stoke-on-Trent station.

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