Glasgow to Crewe train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Crewe

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Glasgow to Crewe is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
13:553h05
Glasgow
17:00Crewe
£551One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:553h05
Glasgow
15:00Crewe
£551One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow to Crewe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
Avanti West Coast
11:553h05
Glasgow
15:00Crewe
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:553h05
Glasgow
17:00Crewe
0 changes

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Train times from Glasgow to Crewe

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

3 h 5 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

329 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Glasgow for Crewe every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
11:553h05
Glasgow
15:00Crewe
£551One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:553h05
Glasgow
17:00Crewe
£551One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Crewe

distanceDistance204 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price£38 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, ScotRail or TransPennine Express

Trains from Glasgow to Crewe cover the 204 miles long trip taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, ScotRail or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £38, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Crewe.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, ScotRail and TransPennine Express trains Glasgow to Crewe

Find the best trains to Crewe from Glasgow with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, ScotRail and TransPennine Express from £14. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Glasgow to Crewe train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 3 h
  • Cheapest Price: £14
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 12 a day

Trains from Glasgow to Crewe

Trains depart on average 18 times per day from Glasgow. Starting early in the morning and running through until the late evening, there are plenty of departures to choose from, giving passengers flexibility while planning travel.  The stations in Glasgow and Crewe have direct access to public transport and are both located centrally. The journey from Glasgow to Crewe takes between 3 and 4 hours, depending on the route taken and if any changes are required. Most changes have a short waiting time and don't add much to the overall travel time.

Which train companies travel from Glasgow to Crewe?

First Transpennine Express and Virgin Trains offer train services on the route between Glasgow and Crewe. Virgin Trains are the fastest with journey times of 3-3.5 hours.

How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Crewe?

Most trains take around 3 hours for the journey between Glasgow and Crewe. For trains that require a change the travel time will increase to between 3.5 and 4 hours. Passengers that need to change trains usually have a short waiting time of less than 30 minutes in the connecting station.

How many trains are there from Glasgow to Crewe?

There are usually around 18 trains that depart from Glasgow every day. The earliest train leaves at approximately 4:30 a.m. and the last train of the day usually leaves at around 8:00 p.m. Most trains run on a direct route while some others require a change, which is usually in Carlisle or Lancaster. Trains depart from Glasgow regularly throughout the day, generally at a rate of two trains every two hours.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Glasgow to Crewe?

Departure train station: Trains to Crewe depart from Glasgow Central station. The station is situated in the city centre, with local bus routes and St Enoch SPT subway station nearby for further transportation. The station offers a wide range of shops, a first class lounge with desks and a bureau de change.

Arrival train station: All trains from Glasgow arrive at Crewe railway station. The station is just over a mile away from the town centre. Passengers can take a 10-minute bus ride on the 3, 37, 38 or 85 buses which regularly stop just outside the station. There are shops, cash machines and toilets at the station.

FAQs: Glasgow to Crewe train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow to Crewe easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Crewe.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Crewe can start from as little as £14 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow to Crewe is £38; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow to Crewe train travel time is 3 h   for the 204 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow to Crewe leaves at 04: 38. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow to Crewe leaves at 20: 06.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow to Crewe without having to change trains with Virgin Trains. There are 5 direct trains from Glasgow to Crewe each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Glasgow to Crewe train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, ScotRail or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Glasgow and Crewe to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 06.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Crewe, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Crewe from Glasgow is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow to Crewe is January.
You have options as you can travel between Glasgow and Crewe 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Glasgow and Crewe

Glasgow
Crewe
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your trip to Crewe from Glasgow.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Glasgow Queen StreetWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen StreetAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Glasgow Airport
Charing Cross (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
Queens Park (Glasgow)ParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road
High Street (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
Glasgow, Nithsdale Road
Glasgow, Telephone Exchange

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