Shrewsbury is the County Town of Shropshire near the border of Mid and North Wales and is bordered by Cheshire, Staffordshire, Herefordshire & Worcestershire. Shropshire is approximately 3 hours from London, an hour or so from Manchester and only 50 minutes from Birmingham. Shrewsbury connects to the M6 and motorway network via the M54. The A49, A5, A53, A458 all make Shrewsbury easily accessible. From every direction there are signs to bring you through to the Town Centre and the Car Parks within. The Council operates 12 car parks in the Borough, providing approximately 2645 spaces and also a popular Park and Ride service from 3 sites on the edge of town.
Coming by bus?
If you are coming to Shrewsbury by bus, by either local or national services you will arrive at Shrewsbury Bus Station where there is direct access by escalator to the lower level of the Darwin Shopping Centre. This escalator is found to the Town Centre side of the Bus Station. Your driver will help you if you are unsure. Alternatively behind the Bus Station is the Raven Meadows Car Park, if you walk around this past the escalators you will have access to the Riverside Mall and then onto the Pride Hill Shopping Centre.
Travelling by train?
Shrewsbury has excellent train links to all parts of the Country. Once you leave the front of the Railway Station walk along the left hand pathway up the bank to the traffic lights on the main road. Here turn left and walk up the road past the entrance to Shrewsbury Castle on your left. After another 120 yards outside Barclays Bank use the pedestrian crossing and you will now be on Pride Hill. The entrance to the Darwin Shopping Centre is 40 yards on your right and the entrance to the Pride Hill Shopping Centre is a further 100 yards on your right.