There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Ironbridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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, line 4 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Wellington, Bus Station (Railway Station) to Woodside, Wyvern (Beeches Hospital) 4

$16 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus, line 8 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Telford National Express
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Ironbridge, The Square (opp Tontine Hotel) 18 / ...

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Train, bus, line 8 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shifnal
  2. Take the bus from Shifnal, Jaspers Bar to Telford Town Centre, Bus Station 891 / ...
  3. Take the line 8 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Ironbridge, Belmont Road (Horse and Jockey) 18 / ...

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Ironbridge 37.6 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Ironbridge 37.6 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Ironbridge. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Ironbridge, The Square (opp Tontine Hotel) via Telford Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Ironbridge is 27 miles. The road distance is 37.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Ironbridge without a car is to train and line 4 bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Birmingham to Ironbridge, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Ironbridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Ironbridge bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Ironbridge, The Square (opp Tontine Hotel) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Ironbridge is 38 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Birmingham to Ironbridge.

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There are 393+ hotels available in Ironbridge. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Ironbridge.
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  • Distance: 26.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Ironbridge, Telford and Wrekin, England?

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Ironbridge via Telford and Telford Town Centre, Bus Station in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shifnal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shifnal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wellington, Bus Station (Railway Station) to Woodside, Wyvern (Beeches Hospital)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Ironbridge, The Square (opp Tontine Hotel)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shifnal, Jaspers Bar to Telford Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Ironbridge, Belmont Road (Horse and Jockey)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Telford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Banga Travel
Phone
+44 1902 459003
Bus from Shifnal, Jaspers Bar to Telford Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Ironbridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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