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Nearest travel links

Airport Birmingham International 75 km
Ferry Holyhead 215 km
Train station Telford Central 8 km
Car Car not necessary

Activities near Ironbridge

Sports Water sports, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Cycling holidays

How to get there

Ironbridge, is in the county of Shropshire on the border of North Wales and is surrounded by Cheshire, Staffordshire, Herefordshire & Worcestershire. Shropshire is approximately 3 hours from London, an hour or so from Manchester and only 40 minutes from Birmingham.

By Car
Shropshire connects to the M6 and motorway network via the M54. You should leave the M54 at Junction 4 to visit Ironbridge. The A49, A5, A53, A458 all make Shropshire easily accessible. Click here to use AA routefinder to plan your journey.

By Rail
Shropshire is linked by a regular main line rail service. The nearest railway station to Ironbridge are located at Telford and Wolverhampton. For rail timetables, please phone 08457 48 49 50 or visit

By Air
The nearest airports to Shropshire are located in Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester and are all approximately an hour away. Birmingham and Manchester airports also connect to a mainline rail network. We are approximately within 4-5 hours drive from the UK's main airports at Heathrow and Gatwick in London.

By Bus and Coach
The National Express run coaches into many of the towns in Shropshire, please call 08705 808080. The nearest Bus station to Ironbridge is located within Telford.

For details of Bus routes and times within the county, please call the Shropshire Traveline on 0870 6082608 or contact a Tourist Information Centre.

Severn Dee Travel and the Shropshire Shuttle Bus provides detailed information and assistance on travelling within Shropshire. Information is also obtainable from Travel Line Midlands Tel: 0870 6082608
Ironbridge Park & Ride

FREE, frequent and hassle free (SAT NAV postcode TF4 3QE)

Open 29th March - 26th October 2013