There are 4 ways to get from Wem to Shrewsbury by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Wem to Shrewsbury

$5 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 511 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 511 bus from Wem, Church to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand K) 511

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wem to Shrewsbury 11.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Wem to Shrewsbury 11.1 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Wem, England and Shrewsbury, England?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Wem to Shrewsbury hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Wem to Shrewsbury hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wem to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wem, Church to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand K)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wem to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Wem to Shrewsbury?

The distance between Wem and Shrewsbury is 16 km. The road distance is 18 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Wem to Shrewsbury?

The cheapest way to get from Wem to Shrewsbury is to line 511 bus which costs £2 and takes 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Wem to Shrewsbury?

The quickest way to get from Wem to Shrewsbury is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £6.

Is there a direct train between Wem and Shrewsbury?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wem and arriving at Shrewsbury. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Wem and Shrewsbury?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wem, Church and arriving at Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand K). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Wem to Shrewsbury?

The train from Wem to Shrewsbury takes 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.