There are 6 ways to get from Shrewsbury to Cannock by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Cannock

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Line 5 bus, line 74 bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 5
  2. Take the line 74 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Cannock Town Centre, Bus Station 74

$9

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Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  1 h 57 min

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

$24 - $55

Train, line 71 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the line 71 bus from Wolverhampton, Culwell St to Cannock Town Centre, Bus Station 71

$19 - $40

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shrewsbury to Cannock 35.5 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Cannock 35.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Cannock is to line 5 bus and line 74 bus which costs £7 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Cannock is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shrewsbury to Cannock station. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury, County Services (St Mary's Church) and arriving at Cannock Town Centre, Bus Station via Telford Town Centre, Bus Station and Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shrewsbury and arriving at Cannock. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Cannock is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Cannock without a car is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £18 - £26.

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The train from Shrewsbury to Cannock takes 1 h 53 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Shrewsbury to Cannock bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Telford Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Shrewsbury to Cannock train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Shrewsbury station.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Cannock is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £18 - £26. Alternatively, you can line 5 bus and line 74 bus, which costs £7 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Shrewsbury to Cannock.
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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

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

West Midlands operates a train from Shrewsbury to Cannock 5 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shrewsbury to Cannock via Telford Town Centre, Bus Station and Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Shrewsbury to Cannock
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cannock
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Shrewsbury to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57 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
Train from Shrewsbury to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Train from Shrewsbury to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Select Bus Services
Phone
01785 330764
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Wolverhampton, Culwell St to Cannock Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Cannock Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shrewsbury to Cannock
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200

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Shrewsbury to Cannock bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Cannock Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Shrewsbury to Cannock train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Cannock station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shrewsbury to Cannock is 35 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Shrewsbury to Cannock.

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