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

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Line 70 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 70 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Oswestry, Bear Hotel 70 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 2 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Gobowen
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Gobowen, Rowan Close to Oswestry, Bus Station 2 / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shrewsbury to Oswestry 18.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Oswestry 18.1 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Oswestry is to line 70 bus which costs £2 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Oswestry is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shrewsbury, Bus Station station and arriving at Oswestry, Bear Hotel. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Oswestry is 17 miles. The road distance is 18.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Oswestry without a car is to line 70 bus which takes 49 min and costs £2.

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The line 70 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Oswestry, Bear Hotel takes 49 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Shrewsbury to Oswestry bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Shrewsbury, Bus Station.

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Shrewsbury to Oswestry bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Oswestry, Bear Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shrewsbury to Oswestry is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Shrewsbury to Oswestry.

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There are 340+ hotels available in Oswestry. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shrewsbury to Oswestry.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Shrewsbury to Oswestry every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 49 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 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Oswestry, Bear Hotel
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gobowen, Rowan Close to Oswestry, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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Taxi from Shrewsbury to Oswestry
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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