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There are 4 ways to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury

$48 - $93

Cheapest option

Train via Crewe  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Tutbury & Hatton to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Shrewsbury

$26 - $51

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury National Express

$40 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury 58.8 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Burton-on-Trent and arriving at Shrewsbury via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Burton upon Trent and Shrewsbury is 47 miles. The road distance is 58.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £35 - £75.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Burton-on-Trent station.

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Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury.

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  • Distance: 47.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

What companies run services between Burton upon Trent, England and Shrewsbury, England?

You can take a train from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury via Birmingham New Street in around 1 h 53 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 Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
54 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
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Tutbury & Hatton to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express

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