There are 5 ways to get from Shrewsbury to Wrexham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 70 bus, bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 70 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand J) to Oswestry, Bear Hotel 70 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oswestry, Bear Hotel to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) 2A / ...

$5 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station Esb5

$12

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shrewsbury to Wrexham 31.9 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Shrewsbury to Wrexham 31.9 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shrewsbury to Wrexham is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shrewsbury to Wrexham is to train which costs £9 - £15 and takes 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) station and arriving at Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shrewsbury and arriving at Wrexham General. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Shrewsbury and Wrexham is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Wrexham without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs £9 - £15.

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The train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Shrewsbury to Wrexham bus services, operated by EasyBus, arrive at Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S).

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

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The best way to get from Shrewsbury to Wrexham is to train which takes 35 min and costs £9 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 and takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Shrewsbury to Wrexham.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Shrewsbury, England and Wrexham, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, EasyBus operates a bus from Shrewsbury to Wrexham every 3 hours. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
easybus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand J) to Oswestry, Bear Hotel
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Bear Hotel to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shrewsbury to Wrexham
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180

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