There are 5 ways to get from Chester to Shrewsbury by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Shrewsbury

$18 - $27

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chester to Shrewsbury 43.7 miles

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) Esb5

$15

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chester to Shrewsbury 43.2 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Shrewsbury 43.2 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chester to Shrewsbury is to rideshare which costs £5 - £6 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chester to Shrewsbury is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 50 min.

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The distance between Chester and Shrewsbury is 34 miles. The road distance is 43.2 miles.

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The train from Chester to Shrewsbury takes 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chester, Railway Station station and arriving at Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chester and arriving at Shrewsbury. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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What companies run services between Chester, England and Shrewsbury, England?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Chester to Shrewsbury hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, EasyBus operates a bus from Chester to Shrewsbury every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
53 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
Bus operators
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chester to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Chester to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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