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There are 5 ways to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent

$19 - $65

Cheapest option

Line 64 bus, line 164 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 64 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Market Drayton, Bus Station 64
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Market Drayton, Bus Station to Westlands, Sneyd Avenue 164

$6

3 alternative options

Train, line 85 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
  2. Take the line 85 bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Thistleberry, Mayfield Avenue 85

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme 33.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme 33.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme is to line 64 bus and line 164 bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shrewsbury station to Newcastle-under-Lyme. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury, Bus Station and arriving at Westlands, Sneyd Avenue via Market Drayton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury and arriving at Stoke-on-Trent via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Newcastle-under-Lyme is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme without a car is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £14 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme, including transfers.

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Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Shrewsbury, Bus Station.

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Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Shrewsbury station.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £14 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 64 bus and line 164 bus, which costs £5 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme.
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  • Distance: 29.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

What companies run services between Shrewsbury, England and Newcastle-under-Lyme, England?

You can take a train from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme via Crewe in around 1 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme via Market Drayton, Bus Station in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$6 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Market Drayton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Drayton, Bus Station to Westlands, Sneyd Avenue
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Thistleberry, Mayfield Avenue
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Westlands, Sneyd Avenue station.

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Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Stoke-on-Trent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme is 34 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme.

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