There are 4 ways to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme by train, bus, 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

Train  •  1 h 22 min

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

$20 - $67

Cheapest option

Line 64 bus, line 164 bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 64 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand H) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) 64
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) to Westlands, No. 60 (Dartmouth Avenue) 164

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

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

$170 - $210

Drive  •  45 min

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

$7 - $11

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 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme via Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) in around 2 h 21 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
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
First Anytime Day Single
$22 - $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
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand H) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) to Westlands, No. 60 (Dartmouth Avenue)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme?

The distance between Shrewsbury and Newcastle-under-Lyme is 47 km. The road distance is 54 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme?

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 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme?

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

Is there a direct train between Shrewsbury and Newcastle-under-Lyme?

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 22 min.

Is there a direct bus between Shrewsbury and Newcastle-under-Lyme?

No, there is no direct bus from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand H) and arriving at Westlands, No. 60 (Dartmouth Avenue) via Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme?

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Shrewsbury to Newcastle-under-Lyme, including transfers.