Plymouth to Shrewsbury train

Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to Shrewsbury

Showing times and prices for 06 Jul

Cheapest

£45

Average

£64

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
09:50Plymouth5h03 14:53Shrewsbury
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£451One-way
Great Western Railway
08:37Plymouth5h47 14:24Shrewsbury
0 changes
£831One-way

Train schedule Plymouth to Shrewsbury

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 6 July
Great Western Railway
08:37Plymouth5h47 14:24Shrewsbury
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Great Western Railway
09:50Plymouth5h03 14:53Shrewsbury
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Fastest train times from Plymouth to Shrewsbury

Showing times and prices for 06 Jul

Fastest Journey

5 h 3 m

Average

5 h 25 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

277 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Plymouth for Shrewsbury every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
09:50Plymouth5h03 14:53Shrewsbury
0 changes
£451One-way
Great Western Railway
08:37Plymouth5h47 14:24Shrewsbury
0 changes
£831One-way

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Overview: Train from Plymouth to Shrewsbury

distanceDistance172 miles (277 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£81 (€90)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Plymouth to Shrewsbury cover the 172 miles (277 km) long route taking on average 5 h 1 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £81, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £81. Travellers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Shrewsbury.

Train providers: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Plymouth to Shrewsbury

Buy your official Great Western Rail and CrossCountry train tickets between Plymouth and Shrewsbury from £81 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

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Great Western Rail

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Plymouth to Shrewsbury you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Plymouth and Shrewsbury online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Shrewsbury from Plymouth as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Plymouth and Shrewsbury start at £81 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 172 miles (277 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Plymouth to Shrewsbury. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Plymouth to Shrewsbury CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

CrossCountry from Plymouth to Shrewsbury train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 47 min
  • Average Price: £81
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Great Western Rail train between Plymouth and Shrewsbury online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Great Western Rail train between Plymouth and Shrewsbury, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Great Western Rail train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 172 miles (277 km) trip to Shrewsbury from Plymouth as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Plymouth and Shrewsbury, you can check straight away if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Great Western Rail Plymouth to Shrewsbury train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Plymouth to Shrewsbury with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 48 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Plymouth to Shrewsbury

Travel by train to Shrewsbury easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Plymouth to Shrewsbury.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Plymouth to Shrewsbury for some dates and times for as low as £81  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Plymouth to Shrewsbury train price to come in at an average of £81  one way.
The train distance from Plymouth to Shrewsbury is around 172 miles (277 km).
On average the train from Plymouth to Shrewsbury duration is 5 h 1 min  for the 172 miles (277 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Plymouth   and arriving in Shrewsbury.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Plymouth, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre of Plymouth.

The most popular arrival train station, Shrewsbury, is located 0.2 miles (321 m) away from the city centre of Shrewsbury.

If you're looking for trains from Plymouth to Shrewsbury, you can rely on Cross Country or First Great Western Service to get you to Shrewsbury. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Plymouth to Shrewsbury trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Plymouth for Shrewsbury is 15 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Plymouth to Shrewsbury train departs at 07: 50   and the last train from Plymouth to Shrewsbury leaves at 09: 50. Check out the most up-to-date Plymouth to Shrewsbury train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Plymouth to Shrewsbury is on average £81 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Shrewsbury from Plymouth available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Plymouth
Shrewsbury
The major railway station for departures from Plymouth is Plymouth. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Plymouth for your trip from Plymouth to Shrewsbury.
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Public transport options for Plymouth
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station

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