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

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Abergavenny
  2. Take a taxi from Abergavenny to Brecon

$131 - $175

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Hereford
  2. Take the bus from Hereford, station to Brecon, Interchange T14

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Brecon 75 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Brecon is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Brecon is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Brecon is 60 miles. The road distance is 75 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Brecon without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 46 min and costs £100 - £140.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Shrewsbury to Brecon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shrewsbury to Brecon is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Shrewsbury to Brecon.

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There are 295+ hotels available in Brecon. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shrewsbury to Brecon.
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  • Distance: 59.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Shrewsbury, England and Brecon, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Shrewsbury to Brecon. However, you can take the train to Abergavenny then take the taxi to Brecon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Shrewsbury to Brecon via Hereford and Hereford, station in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Abergavenny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Shrewsbury to Hereford
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, station to Brecon, Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Other operators
Taxi from Abergavenny to Brecon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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