There are 4 ways to get from Ludlow to Nottingham by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ludlow to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham

$68 - $117

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, line 144 bus, bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Ludlow, Compasses Inn to Kidderminster, Bus Station 292
  2. Take the line 144 bus from Bromsgrove, Bus Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway 144
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Nottingham Station Street

$28 - $32

2 alternative options

Line 292 bus, line 144 bus, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Ludlow, Compasses Inn to Kidderminster, Bus Station 292
  2. Take the line 144 bus from Bromsgrove, Bus Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway 144
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham

$59 - $79

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Ludlow to Nottingham 97.1 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Ludlow to Nottingham is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ludlow to Nottingham is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Ludlow and Nottingham is 78 miles. The road distance is 97.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Ludlow to Nottingham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ludlow to Nottingham station. However, there are services departing from Ludlow, Compasses Inn and arriving at Nottingham Station Street via Kidderminster, Bus Station, Bromsgrove, Bus Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ludlow to Nottingham. However, there are services departing from Ludlow and arriving at Nottingham via Shrewsbury and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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Ludlow to Nottingham bus services, operated by R & B Travel, arrive at Kidderminster, Town Hall station.

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Map of how to get from Ludlow to Nottingham.
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  • Distance: 77.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between Ludlow, England and Nottingham, England?

You can take a train from Ludlow to Nottingham via Shrewsbury and Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ludlow to Nottingham via Kidderminster, Bus Station, Bromsgrove, Bus Station, Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway, and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 5 h 48 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Ludlow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $40
Bus operators
R & B Travel
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Ludlow, Compasses Inn to Kidderminster, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
First Worcestershire
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bromsgrove, Bus Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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