Swansea to Shrewsbury by train

  • First train
  • Last train
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  • Fastest journey
    2hr 51m
  • Distance
    146 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 25m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Swansea to Shrewsbury by train

Fast trains from Swansea to Shrewsbury take around 2 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 146 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Swansea and Shrewsbury.

1. Are there direct trains from Swansea to Shrewsbury?

Direct trains from Swansea to Shrewsbury have been found.

We usually find around 22 direct trains on the route from Swansea to Shrewsbury every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Swansea to Shrewsbury?

The Swansea to Shrewsbury train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Swansea to Shrewsbury train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Shrewsbury is usually scheduled to depart Swansea around 06:04 and the last train is around 18:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Swansea around 04:31, and the last at 18:21.

When to book Swansea 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 Swansea to Shrewsbury by train.

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Which train companies operate between Swansea and Shrewsbury?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Transport For Wales

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 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.