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Cheap train tickets from London to Crewe

Showing times and prices for 13 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
09:162h51
London Euston (EUS)
12:07Crewe station (CRE)
£431One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:462h08
London Euston (EUS)
10:54Crewe station (CRE)
£501One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:402h27
London Euston (EUS)
11:07Crewe station (CRE)
£781One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:331h35
London Euston (EUS)
10:08Crewe station (CRE)
£781One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:021h40
London Euston (EUS)
10:42Crewe station (CRE)
£781One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon to Crewe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 13 April
Avanti West Coast
08:331h35
London Euston (EUS)
10:08Crewe station (CRE)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:402h27
London Euston (EUS)
11:07Crewe station (CRE)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:431h40
London Euston (EUS)
10:23Crewe station (CRE)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:462h08
London Euston (EUS)
10:54Crewe station (CRE)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:021h40
London Euston (EUS)
10:42Crewe station (CRE)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:162h51
London Euston (EUS)
12:07Crewe station (CRE)
0 changes

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Train times from London to Crewe

Showing times and prices for 13 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 35 m

Average

2 h 3 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

237 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Crewe every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:331h35
London Euston (EUS)
10:08Crewe station (CRE)
£781One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:021h40
London Euston (EUS)
10:42Crewe station (CRE)
£781One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:431h40
London Euston (EUS)
10:23Crewe station (CRE)
£781One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:462h08
London Euston (EUS)
10:54Crewe station (CRE)
£501One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:402h27
London Euston (EUS)
11:07Crewe station (CRE)
£781One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London to Crewe

distanceDistance146 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£37 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency42 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 28 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesWest Midland Trains or Virgin Trains

Trains from London to Crewe cover the 146 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 42 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £11, but the average price of train tickets is £37. Travellers depart most frequently from London Euston and arrive in Crewe.

Trains from London to Crewe

It's easy to travel between the nation's capital and the busy commuter town of Crewe, with multiple trains available every hour throughout the day and two train operators servicing this popular route.

London to Crewe train time: daily departures

This route is incredibly well-served and passengers can find as many as six scheduled services per hour at busy times, with some setting off at just 5-minute intervals. During the week, services on the route start just after 6:00 a.m. and run until after 10:00 p.m. Weekend services are also plentiful, with just a few changes to the main week schedule on a Sunday.

How long is the journey by train from London to Crewe?

Trains from London to Crewe can take as little as one hour 30 minutes, with Virgin Trains operating the fastest service. Most train services take less than two hours, although some can be around three hours in duration (and typically cheaper as a result). All services are direct with the exception of the late-night sleeper service after 11:00 p.m. which has a single change at Birmingham New Street.

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

Trains from London to Crewe depart from London Euston and arrive in at Crewe Station. The exception to this tends to be for the late night sleeper service which runs from London Marylebone.

Departure train station: London Euston is located in the heart of the city, next to Bloomsbury. London Euston is packed with facilities, including London Underground and bus connections, shops, food outlets and coffee kiosks, accessible toilets and showers, trolleys, waiting areas, digital ticketing and information signs, as well as WiFi.

Arrival train station: Crewe Station is one of the UK's most important historic train stations. Crewe Station has 12 platforms, a first-class lounge, trolleys and lifts, accessible toilets and showers, shops, coffee kiosks and food outlets, ATMs, phones and digital ticketing and information boards. Onward travel is easy with a taxi rank, bus rank, car park and five-minute walk into the town centre.

Which train companies travel from London to Crewe?

Trains from London to Crewe are operated by Virgin Trains and West Midlands Railway. Virgin Trains tends to operate slightly more services, but there's not much in it, with West Midlands Railway typically running two trains an hour at busy times on the route.

Virgin Trains London to Crewe

Virgin Trains runs direct services between London and Crewe which can take as little as one hour 30 minutes to complete the journey.

West Midlands Railway London to Crewe

West Midlands Railway also runs direct services and usually schedules two per hour at main times. Some of these services take a little longer at around three hours, but their prices tend to be very competitive.

London to Crewe Trains: Services on Board

You'll find excellent services on board these trains:

Virgin Trains offers first-class carriages, WiFi and fast digital networking. Luggage can be placed on racks at the end of the passenger carriages, above the seats and in designated luggage bays. Bikes can be pre-reserved to guarantee a space and well-behaved pets are also welcome. Most Virgin Trains will also have a specific carriage which is an onboard shop and bar.

West Midlands Railway offers the same benefits, but without the designated carriage for an onboard shop. However, a refreshments trolley does travel along the train.

How to find cheap train tickets from London to Crewe?

To enjoy cheap tickets between London and Crewe, passengers are advised to be as flexible as possible with their travel dates and times, to book in advance and choose slower journeys or trains with connections. Use Omio to see the latest prices for each provider and choose mobile ticketing for easy paper-free travel. 

FAQs: London to Crewe train

FAQs: Travel by train from London 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 London to Crewe.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Crewe can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Crewe is £37; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from London to Crewe is on average 1 h 35 min   for the 146 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Crewe from London by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Crewe leaves at 06: 43. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Crewe leaves at 21: 28.
There are 42 trains a day from London to Crewe which require at least one change with West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the London to Crewe train with West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from London to Crewe as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 28.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Euston, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 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.

The cheapest month for a train from London to Crewe is September.
You have options as you can travel to Crewe from London 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Crewe

London
Crewe
The major railway station for departures from London is London Euston. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Euston for your trip from London to Crewe.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3450774224
Public transport options for London Victoria
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transport options for London Waterloo
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 711 4141
Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 711 4141
Public transport options for London Bridge
Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3
Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)

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