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There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Shrewsbury

$19 - $41

Cheapest option

Line 164 bus, line 64 bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the line 164 bus from Westlands, No. 60 to Market Drayton, Bus Station 164
  2. Take the line 64 bus from Market Drayton, Bus Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station 64

$6

3 alternative options

Line 85 bus, train  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the line 85 bus from Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station to Crewe, station 85
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Shrewsbury

$13 - $21

Taxi  •  46m

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury 33.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  46m

  1. Drive from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury 33.2 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury is to line 164 bus and line 64 bus which costs £5 and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury is to taxi which costs £110 - £150 and takes 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury station. However, there are services departing from Westlands, No. 60 and arriving at Shrewsbury, Bus Station via Market Drayton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Stoke-on-Trent and arriving at Shrewsbury via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 41m.

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The distance between Newcastle-under-Lyme and Shrewsbury is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury without a car is to train which takes 1h 41m and costs £14 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 41m to get from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Westlands, No. 60 station.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Stoke-on-Trent station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury is to train which takes 1h 41m and costs £14 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 164 bus and line 64 bus, which costs £5 and takes 2h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury.
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  • Distance: 29.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 41m

What companies run services between Newcastle-under-Lyme, England and Shrewsbury, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury via Crewe in around 1h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury via Market Drayton, Bus Station in around 2h 30m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Crewe
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$6 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Single
$9 - $14
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Crewe
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station to Crewe, station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Westlands, No. 60 to Market Drayton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Drayton, Bus Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
46m
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Shrewsbury, Bus Station.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury is 33 miles. It takes approximately 46m to drive from Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury.

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