Watford to Shrewsbury by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 13m
  • Distance
    199 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Watford to Shrewsbury by train

Fast trains from Watford to Shrewsbury take around 2 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 199 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Watford and Shrewsbury.

1. Are there direct trains from Watford to Shrewsbury?

Direct trains from Watford to Shrewsbury have been found.

We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Watford to Shrewsbury every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found at least one departure.

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

The Watford to Shrewsbury train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Shrewsbury is usually scheduled to depart Watford around 10:29 and the last train is around 18:37. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Watford around 11:37.

When to book Watford 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 Watford to Shrewsbury by train.

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Which train companies operate between Watford and Shrewsbury?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Virgin Trains

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.