Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:34
  • Last train
    00:38
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 16m

Travelling from Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury by train

Fast trains from Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury take around 1 hour and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 79 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester Airport and Shrewsbury.

Are there direct trains from Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury?

Journeys between Manchester Airport and Shrewsbury usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 36 departures.

How long is the train journey from Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury?

The Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Shrewsbury is usually scheduled to depart Manchester Airport around 04:34 and the last train is around 00:38. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester Airport around 04:34, and the last at 23:07.

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

When to book Manchester Airport 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 Manchester Airport to Shrewsbury by train.

Which train companies operate between Manchester Airport and Shrewsbury?

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

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