Manchester to Crewe train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Crewe

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Northern Rail
08:52AM1h06
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:58AMCrewe station (CRE)
$71One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Northern Rail
08:06AM0h52
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
08:58AMCrewe station (CRE)
$71One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:36AM1h03
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:39AMCrewe station (CRE)
$111One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:30AM0h38
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:08AMCrewe station (CRE)
$161One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:55AM0h34
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:29AMCrewe station (CRE)
$281One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Manchester to Crewe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 22
Northern Rail
08:06AM0h52
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
08:58AMCrewe station (CRE)
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:30AM0h38
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:08AMCrewe station (CRE)
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:36AM1h03
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:39AMCrewe station (CRE)
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:52AM1h06
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:58AMCrewe station (CRE)
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
08:55AM0h34
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:29AMCrewe station (CRE)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Crewe

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

34 m

Average

50 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

45 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester for Crewe every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:55AM0h34
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:29AMCrewe station (CRE)
$281One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:30AM0h38
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:08AMCrewe station (CRE)
$161One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:06AM0h52
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
08:58AMCrewe station (CRE)
$71One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:36AM1h03
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:39AMCrewe station (CRE)
$111One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:52AM1h06
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:58AMCrewe station (CRE)
$71One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Crewe

distanceDistance27 miles (44 km)
durationAverage train duration37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$7 (€6)
frequencyTrain frequency41 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 27 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3), Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Manchester to Crewe cover the 27 miles (44 km) long trip taking on average 37 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 41 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $7 (€6), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $5 (€4). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Crewe.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains from Manchester to Crewe trains

You can travel by train from Manchester to Crewe with Northern Rail (3), Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains for as low as $5 (€4). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you 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.

Virgin Trains from Manchester to Crewe train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 43 min
  • Cheapest Price: $24
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 19 a day

FAQs: Trains from Manchester to Crewe

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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 Manchester to Crewe.
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Crewe can start from as little as $5 (€4) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Crewe is $7 (€6); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Crewe train time is 37 min   covering the 27 mile (44 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Crewe leaves at 5: 06 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Crewe leaves at 10: 36 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Crewe without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains. There are 27 direct trains from Manchester to Crewe each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Manchester to Crewe, you can count on Northern Rail (3), Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to Crewe. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Crewe from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 36 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) 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 day trip to Crewe from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 37 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester to Crewe is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Crewe from Manchester including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Crewe

Manchester
Crewe
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey from Manchester to Crewe.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
The major train station for arrivals in Crewe is Crewe. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Crewe for your journey to Crewe from Manchester.
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Public transit options for Crewe
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the side of the station on the left as you exit. Northern Rail buses pick up / drop off at the temporary bus station, just beyond Platform 12. The bus station in question is accessible via a bridge at platform level.

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