Croydon to Crewe by train

  • First train
    05:10
  • Last train
    21:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 27m
  • Distance
    249 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    62
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Croydon to Crewe by train

Fast trains from Croydon to Crewe take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 249 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Croydon and Crewe.

1. Are there direct trains from Croydon to Crewe?

Journeys between Croydon and Crewe usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 61 departures on the route from Croydon to Crewe every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 64 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Croydon to Crewe?

The Croydon to Crewe train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Croydon to Crewe train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Crewe is usually scheduled to depart Croydon around 04:10 and the last train is around 21:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Croydon around 04:40, and the last at 23:55.

When to book Croydon to Crewe train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Croydon to Crewe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Croydon and Crewe?

More than one train company operates on the route from Croydon to Crewe, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.