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

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Recommended option

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury

$26 - $59

Cheapest option

Line 303 bus, line 125 bus, line 436 bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 303 bus from Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station) to Kidderminster, Rail Stations Forecourt 303
  2. Take the line 125 bus from Kidderminster, Railway Station to High Town, Sainsbury's 125
  3. Take the line 436 bus from High Town, Sainsbury's to Shrewsbury, The Square 436

$18

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Hereford
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Shrewsbury

$32 - $62

Bus, train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway 144
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury

$26 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Worcester to Shrewsbury 50.1 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Worcester to Shrewsbury is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Worcester to Shrewsbury is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Worcester and Shrewsbury is 43 miles. The road distance is 50.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Worcester to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Worcester station to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station) and arriving at Shrewsbury, The Square via Kidderminster, Railway Station and High Town, Sainsbury's. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Worcester to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Worcester Foregate Street and arriving at Shrewsbury via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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

You can take a train from Worcester to Shrewsbury via Birmingham New Street in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Worcester to Shrewsbury via Kidderminster, Rail Stations Forecourt, Kidderminster, Railway Station, and High Town, Sainsbury's in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Hereford
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
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
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Hereford to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
55 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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Hereford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station) to Kidderminster, Rail Stations Forecourt
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Kidderminster, Railway Station to High Town, Sainsbury's
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Town, Sainsbury's to Shrewsbury, The Square
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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