There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Shrewsbury by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 10 min

$21 - $55

Cheapest option

Line 777 bus, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. 777 / ...
  2. National Express

$13 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h

  1. 57.4 miles

$12 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. 57.4 miles

$130 - $190

What companies run services between Birmingham Airport (BHX), England and Shrewsbury, England?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Shrewsbury hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Shrewsbury via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress and Birmingham in around 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Shrewsbury
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Shrewsbury is 75 km. The road distance is 92 km.

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Shrewsbury is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h.

The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Shrewsbury is to drive which takes 1 h and costs £9 - £14.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Shrewsbury. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Shrewsbury via Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

The train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.