Shrewsbury to Dublin by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 34m
  • Distance
    245 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 6m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Shrewsbury to Dublin by train

Fast trains from Shrewsbury to Dublin take around 5 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 245 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Shrewsbury and Dublin.

1. Are there direct trains from Shrewsbury to Dublin?

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

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from Shrewsbury to Dublin 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 6 departures.

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

The Shrewsbury to Dublin train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Dublin is usually scheduled to depart Shrewsbury around 10:23 and the last train is around 21:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Shrewsbury around 07:22, and the last at 22:36.

When to book Shrewsbury to Dublin train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Dublin by train.

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Which train companies operate between Shrewsbury and Dublin?

More than one train company operates on the route from Shrewsbury to Dublin, 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.