There are 5 ways to get from Shrewsbury to Llangollen by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Cobden Road to Llangollen, War Memorial (Llangollen War Memorial) 5 / ...

$16 - $25

Cheapest option

Line 70 bus, bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 70 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand J) to Oswestry, Bear Hotel 70 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oswestry, Bear Hotel to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) 2A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, Bridge End Hotel (Bridge End Hotel PH) T3 / ...

$11 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus, line 5 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) 5
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, War Memorial (Llangollen War Memorial) 5 / ...

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shrewsbury to Llangollen 29.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Llangollen 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Llangollen is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Llangollen is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shrewsbury station to Llangollen. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) and arriving at Llangollen, War Memorial (Llangollen War Memorial) via Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Llangollen is 25 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Llangollen without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 33 min and costs £12 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Shrewsbury to Llangollen, including transfers.

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Shrewsbury to Llangollen bus services, operated by easyBus, arrive at Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S).

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Shrewsbury to Llangollen bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Llangollen, War Memorial (Llangollen War Memorial) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shrewsbury to Llangollen is 30 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Shrewsbury to Llangollen.

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There are 425+ hotels available in Llangollen. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shrewsbury to Llangollen.
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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Shrewsbury, England and Llangollen, Wales?

You can take a bus from Shrewsbury to Llangollen via Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) in around 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Cobden Road to Llangollen, War Memorial (Llangollen War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, War Memorial (Llangollen War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Llangollen, War Memorial (Llangollen War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, Bridge End Hotel (Bridge End Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
easyBus
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand J) to Oswestry, Bear Hotel
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Bear Hotel to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Coastline Taxis
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, Bridge End Hotel (Bridge End Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Shrewsbury to Llangollen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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