Leeds to Shrewsbury by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:49
  • Last train
    22:41
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 12m

Travelling from Leeds to Shrewsbury by train

The fastest trains from Leeds to Shrewsbury take around 2 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 145 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Shrewsbury.

Journeys between Leeds and Shrewsbury usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Leeds to Shrewsbury every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 38 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Shrewsbury is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 04:49 and the last train is around 22:41. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leeds around 04:49, and the last at 23:35.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Leeds to Shrewsbury train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Leeds to Shrewsbury by train.

Which trains operate between Leeds and Shrewsbury?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Leeds to Shrewsbury, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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