There are 3 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury

$30 - $50

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury National Express

$10 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury 75.4 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Shrewsbury. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Shrewsbury. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Shrewsbury is 60 miles. The road distance is 75.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £25 - £40.

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The train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury takes 1 h 48 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £25 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury.
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  • Distance: 59.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury.

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