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Plymouth to Crewe by train

  • First train
    04:51
  • Last train
    23:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 30m
  • Distance
    324 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 52m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Plymouth to Crewe by train

Fast trains from Plymouth to Crewe take around 4 hours and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 324 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Plymouth and Crewe.

1. Are there direct trains from Plymouth to Crewe?

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

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Plymouth 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 21 departures.

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

The Plymouth to Crewe train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Crewe is usually scheduled to depart Plymouth around 04:51 and the last train is around 23:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Plymouth around 05:25, and the last at 21:15.

When to book Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Crewe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Plymouth and Crewe?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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

Crewe to Plymouth by train

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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.