Blackburn to Crewe by train

  • First train
    06:12
  • Last train
    23:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 9m
  • Distance
    73 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 11m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Blackburn to Crewe by train

Fast trains from Blackburn to Crewe take around 1 hour and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 73 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackburn and Crewe.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackburn to Crewe?

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

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from Blackburn 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 42 departures.

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

The Blackburn to Crewe train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Crewe is usually scheduled to depart Blackburn around 06:12 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackburn around 06:12, and the last at 23:36.

When to book Blackburn 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 Blackburn to Crewe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackburn and Crewe?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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.