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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 501 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 501 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand P) to Ellesmere, Boathouse 501

$8

3 alternative options

Train, line 53 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Gobowen
  2. Take the line 53 bus from Gobowen, Bus Stop No 6 (Railway Station) to Ellesmere, Crossroads 53

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College 17.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Shrewsbury, England and Ellesmere College, Shropshire, England?

Lakeside Coaches operates a bus from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Gobowen
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Lakeside Coaches
Phone
+44 1691 622761
Website
lakesidecoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand P) to Ellesmere, Boathouse
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lakesidecoaches.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gobowen, Bus Stop No 6 (Railway Station) to Ellesmere, Crossroads
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College?

The distance between Shrewsbury and Ellesmere College is 23 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College?

The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College?

The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs £60 - £80.

Is there a direct bus between Shrewsbury and Ellesmere College?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand P) and arriving at Ellesmere, Boathouse. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Shrewsbury to Ellesmere College?

The line 501 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand P) to Ellesmere, Boathouse takes 43 min including transfers and departs every four hours.