There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Market Drayton 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 164 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Shelton, Station Road - Signal Radio (Queen Anne Street) to Market Drayton, Grove School 164

$21 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus, line 164 bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent National Express
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) 164

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 64 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the line 64 bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) 64

$20 - $47

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Market Drayton 47.5 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Market Drayton 47.5 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Market Drayton is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Market Drayton is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Market Drayton is 38 miles. The road distance is 47.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Birmingham to Market Drayton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Market Drayton station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) via Hanley, Bus Station (stand C). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Market Drayton, England?

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Market Drayton via Stoke-On-Trent and Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shelton, Station Road - Signal Radio (Queen Anne Street) to Market Drayton, Grove School
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Market Drayton
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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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