There are 4 ways to get from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury

$80 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Shrewsbury National Express

$24 - $31

2 alternative options

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  2 h 22 min

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

$76 - $135

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury 144 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury is to bus which costs £18 - £24 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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

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The distance between Watford Junction and Shrewsbury is 198 km. The road distance is 230 km.

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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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No, there is no direct bus from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction Railway Station and arriving at Shrewsbury via Edgware and London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 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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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. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Watford Junction to Shrewsbury once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 5 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 6 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
Bus operators

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