There are 8 ways to get from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Shrewsbury

$87 - $189

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Bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X10
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
  3. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Shrewsbury

$41 - $52

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Train Chiltern Railways  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
  3. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Shrewsbury

$100 - $149

Bus, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X10
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury

$108 - $181

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury 188.1 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Southend to Manchester, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  2. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury

$95 - $358

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury

$127 - $346

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury

$143 - $307

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) and arriving at Shrewsbury via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Stansted Airport London and London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Shrewsbury is 163 miles. The road distance is 188.1 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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South Benfleet to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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South Benfleet to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Shrewsbury is 188 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury.

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Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury.
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  • Distance: 162.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Shrewsbury, England?

You can take a train from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Euston Square Underground Station, London Euston, and Crewe in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Benfleet to Shrewsbury via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and London Golders Green in around 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to West Ham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
CrossCountry
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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