There are 3 ways to get from Oxford to Shrewsbury by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury

$63 - $113

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury National Express

$18 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Shrewsbury 121.6 miles

$26 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford station to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green and arriving at Shrewsbury via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oxford to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Shrewsbury via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Shrewsbury is 92 miles. The road distance is 121.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Shrewsbury without a car is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Oxford to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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Oxford to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green.

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Oxford to Shrewsbury train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Oxford station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Shrewsbury is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 55 min.

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Oxford to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Oxford to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Shrewsbury.
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  • Distance: 92.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Shrewsbury via Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Shrewsbury via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
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
54 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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
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
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 Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Shrewsbury is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Oxford to Shrewsbury.

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