Shrewsbury to London train

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Cheap train tickets from Shrewsbury to London

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Shrewsbury to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

West Midlands Railway
09:403h37
Shrewsbury
13:17London
£221One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
13:403h37
Shrewsbury
17:17London
£231One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:103h40
Shrewsbury
11:50London
£301One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
05:403h37
Shrewsbury
09:17London
£301One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:403h37
Shrewsbury
12:17London
£311One-way
0 changes

Train timetableShrewsbury to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
West Midlands Railway
09:403h37
Shrewsbury
13:17London
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
13:403h37
Shrewsbury
17:17London
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
05:403h37
Shrewsbury
09:17London
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
18:403h47
Shrewsbury
22:27London
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:103h40
Shrewsbury
11:50London
0 changes

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Train times from Shrewsbury to London

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 37 m

Average

3 h 45 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

224 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Shrewsbury for London every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

West Midlands Railway
09:403h37
Shrewsbury
13:17London
£221One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
13:403h37
Shrewsbury
17:17London
£231One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
05:403h37
Shrewsbury
09:17London
£301One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:403h37
Shrewsbury
12:17London
£311One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:103h40
Shrewsbury
11:50London
£301One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Shrewsbury to London

distanceDistance138 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, West Midlands Trains, Chiltern Railways, Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Great Western Rail

Trains from Shrewsbury to London cover the 138 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 44 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, West Midlands Trains, Chiltern Railways, Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Shrewsbury and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains and Chiltern Railways trains Shrewsbury to London

You can travel by train between Shrewsbury and London with Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains and Chiltern Railways for as low as £15. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Shrewsbury to London train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 27 min
  • Cheapest Price: £168
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 2 a day

Trains from Shrewsbury to London

Trains from Shrewsbury to London depart from Shrewsbury's train station in the centre of town and arrive into London Euston station. This station is just a few miles from London's Oxford Street. The journey from Shrewsbury to London involves one or two changes, depending on the route. For example, the route could involve a change at Crewe or two changes at Wolverhampton and Stafford. Early travellers will find the first service departs Shrewsbury just after 5:00 a.m and the last service departs just before 10:00 p.m. Depending on the route and changes, the journey takes around 2 hours 40 minutes and Virgin trains is the service provider.

FAQs: Shrewsbury to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Shrewsbury to London 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 Shrewsbury to London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Shrewsbury to London can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Shrewsbury to London is £35; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Shrewsbury and London is on average 2 h 44 min   for the 138 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to London from Shrewsbury by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Shrewsbury to London leaves at 05: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Shrewsbury to London leaves at 18: 48.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Shrewsbury to London with Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the Shrewsbury to London train with Virgin Trains, West Midlands Trains, Chiltern Railways, Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Shrewsbury and London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 48.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Shrewsbury, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to London from Shrewsbury is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 44 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Shrewsbury to London by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to London from Shrewsbury 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Shrewsbury and London

Shrewsbury
London
Shrewsbury is the most popular Shrewsbury railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Shrewsbury for your journey to London.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Public transport options for Shrewsbury
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the station forecourt

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