There are 3 ways to get from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury

$80 - $130

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury

$76 - $135

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury 144 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury is to train which costs £60 - £100 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Shrewsbury. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between Watford Junction and Shrewsbury is 124 miles. The road distance is 144 miles.

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The best way to get from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury without a car is to train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £60 - £100.

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The train from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury takes 2 h 13 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Watford Junction to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Watford Junction station.

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Watford Junction to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Watford Junction to Shrewsbury is 144 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury.

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  • Distance: 124 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Watford Junction, England and Shrewsbury, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury twice daily. Tickets cost $80 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
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
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
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

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