There are 3 ways to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 4 min

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

$50 - $94

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Line 825 bus, line 519 bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 825 bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 825
  2. Take the line 519 bus from Newport, Bus Interchange (Car Park) to Shrewsbury, Railway Station 519

$15

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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 line 825 bus and line 519 bus which costs £12 and takes 4 h 21 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 bus from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury station. However, there are services departing from Burton upon Trent, New Street and arriving at Shrewsbury, Railway Station via Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station, Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) and Newport, Bus Interchange (Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 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 2 h 4 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 2 h 4 min and costs £35 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £35 - £75. Alternatively, you can line 825 bus and line 519 bus, which costs £12 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury.
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  • Distance: 47.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 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 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury via Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station, Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station), and Newport, Bus Interchange (Car Park) in around 4 h 21 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
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $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
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Bus Interchange (Car Park) to Shrewsbury, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Burton upon Trent to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Shrewsbury, Railway 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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