There are 8 ways to get from London to Oswestry by train, bus, car or plane

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 Virgin West Coast Trains, line 70 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand J) to Oswestry, Bear Hotel 576 / ...

$89 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green, Bus Station to Shrewsbury National Express

$24 - $28

6 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Shrewsbury

$116 - $173

Train Chiltern Railways, line 70 bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand J) to Oswestry, Bear Hotel 576 / ...

$87 - $145

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London to Oswestry 179 miles

$35 - $60

Fly from London Heathrow, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4)

$111 - $306

Train to Southend, fly, bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4)

$102 - $354

Train to Southampton, fly, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4)

$84 - $197

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Oswestry is to bus which costs £18 - £22 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Oswestry is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between London and Oswestry is 156 miles. The road distance is 179 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from London to Oswestry, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Oswestry station. However, there are services departing from London Golders Green, Bus Station and arriving at Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4) via Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Oswestry, England?

You can take a train from London to Oswestry via Crewe, Shrewsbury, and Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) in around 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Oswestry once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
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
Train from London Euston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $150
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
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand J) to Oswestry, Bear Hotel
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
easybus.com

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