Shrewsbury to Leeds by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:31
  • Last train
    00:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 15m

Travelling from Shrewsbury to Leeds by train

The fastest trains from Shrewsbury to Leeds take around 2 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 145 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Shrewsbury and Leeds.

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

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Shrewsbury to Leeds 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 31 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Leeds is usually scheduled to depart Shrewsbury around 05:24 and the last train is around 00:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Shrewsbury around 05:29, 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 Shrewsbury to Leeds 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 Shrewsbury to Leeds by train.

Which trains operate between Shrewsbury and Leeds?

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

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

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

Find journey information for Leeds to Shrewsbury

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

Other journeys to Leeds View all journeys to Leeds

Search accommodation in Leeds

Airbnb
Country guide

Trains to the UK

Read our country guide

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.

Log in / Register

  1. We'll assume you've read
    our Terms of Service.