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There are 5 ways to get from London to Whitchurch (Shrops) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 41m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Crewe

£72 - £222

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury National Express

£23 - £33

3 alternative options

Train via Rugeley  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Rugeley Trent Valley
  2. Take the train from Rugeley Trent Valley to Crewe

£72 - £87

Drive  •  2h 56m

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Whitchurch (Shrops) 167 miles

£25 - £40

Fly, train  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Whitchurch (Shrops)

£71 - £238

London to Whitchurch (Shrops) by train

The train journey time between London and Whitchurch (Shrops) is around 2h 45m and covers a distance of around 172 miles. The fastest train normally takes 2h. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Midland and Transport for Wales, the London to Whitchurch (Shrops) train service departs from London Euston and arrives in Whitchurch (Shrops). Typically 83 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 45m
Fastest train time:
2h
Trains per week:
83
Cheapest price:
£73
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:31
Last train departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Whitchurch (Shrops) train schedules

London → Whitchurch (Shrops)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Whitchurch (Shrops) is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Whitchurch (Shrops) is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from London to Whitchurch (Shrops) is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 5h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Whitchurch (Shrops) is to train which costs £70 - £230 and takes 2h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Whitchurch (Shrops). However, there are services departing from London Euston and arriving at Whitchurch (Shrops) via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between London and Whitchurch (Shrops) is 148 miles. The road distance is 167 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Whitchurch (Shrops) without a car is to train which takes 2h 41m and costs £70 - £230.

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It takes approximately 2h 41m to get from London to Whitchurch (Shrops), including transfers.

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London to Whitchurch (Shrops) train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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The best way to get from London to Whitchurch (Shrops) is to train which takes 2h 41m and costs £70 - £230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 5h 50m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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London to Whitchurch (Shrops) train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Crewe station.

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Map of how to get from London to Whitchurch (Shrops).
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  • Distance: 148.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 41m

What companies run services between London, England and Whitchurch (Shrops), England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Crewe every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £60 - £210 and the journey takes 1h 30m. London Midland also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury once daily. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 4h 45m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £240
Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £70
Train from London Euston to Rugeley Trent Valley
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £55
Train from Rugeley Trent Valley to Crewe
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £15
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Whitchurch (Shrops) is 167 miles. It takes approximately 2h 56m to drive from London to Whitchurch (Shrops).

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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