There are 7 ways to get from Shrewsbury to Devon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids

$97 - $193

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Bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Shrewsbury to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter National Express

$30 - $38

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Train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids

$108 - $178

Train via Taunton  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
  3. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids

$109 - $203

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Devon 216.5 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Yeoford

$82 - $230

Train to Chester, fly to Bristol, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Chester
  2. Fly from Chester (CEG) to Bristol (BRS) CEG - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids

$150 - $286

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shrewsbury to Devon. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shrewsbury to Devon. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury and arriving at Yeoford via Newport (S Wales), Bristol Temple Meads and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Devon is 143 miles. The road distance is 216.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Devon without a car is to train which takes 5 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Shrewsbury to Devon, including transfers.

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Shrewsbury to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Shrewsbury station.

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Shrewsbury to Devon train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Shrewsbury station.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Devon is to train which takes 5 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Shrewsbury to Devon.
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  • Distance: 142.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Shrewsbury to Devon via Newport (S Wales), Bristol Temple Meads, and Exeter St Davids in around 5 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shrewsbury to Devon via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Exeter, and Exeter City Centre, Bus Station in around 7 h 19 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Chester to Bristol
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 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
Train from Shrewsbury to Chester
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Train from Exeter Central to Yeoford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $26
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 Shrewsbury to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Shrewsbury to Devon train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shrewsbury to Devon is 217 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Shrewsbury to Devon.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport.

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