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There are 4 ways to get from Oswestry to Shrewsbury by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 70 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 70 bus from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Shelter to Frankwell, The Swan 70A / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Line 2 bus, train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Oswestry, Bus Station to Gobowen, Rowan Close 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Gobowen to Shrewsbury

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oswestry to Shrewsbury 18.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Oswestry to Shrewsbury 18.5 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oswestry to Shrewsbury is to line 70 bus which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oswestry to Shrewsbury is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Shelter and arriving at Frankwell, The Swan. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Oswestry and Shrewsbury is 17 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Oswestry to Shrewsbury without a car is to line 70 bus which takes 50 min and costs £2.

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The line 70 bus from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Shelter to Frankwell, The Swan takes 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Oswestry to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Shelter station.

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Oswestry to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Frankwell, The Swan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oswestry to Shrewsbury is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Oswestry to Shrewsbury.

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There are 387+ hotels available in Shrewsbury. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oswestry to Shrewsbury.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Oswestry to Shrewsbury hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Gobowen to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Shelter to Frankwell, The Swan
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Bus Station to Gobowen, Rowan Close
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Oswestry to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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