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There are 2 ways to get from Shrewsbury to Shell Island by train or car

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Train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth
  2. Take the train from Machynlleth to Porthmadog

$42 - $63

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Porthmadog 74.6 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Shell Island is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Shell Island is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shrewsbury to Shell Island. However, there are services departing from Shrewsbury and arriving at Porthmadog via Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Shell Island is 59 miles. The road distance is 74.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Shell Island without a car is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Shrewsbury to Shell Island, including transfers.

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

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Shrewsbury to Shell Island train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Porthmadog station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shrewsbury to Shell Island is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Shrewsbury to Shell Island.

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  • Distance: 59 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

What companies run services between Shrewsbury, England and Shell Island, Wales?

You can take a train from Shrewsbury to Porthmadog via Machynlleth in around 4 h 4 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Machynlleth to Porthmadog
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45

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