Bournemouth to Crewe by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 3m
  • Distance
    266 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 5m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bournemouth to Crewe by train

Fast trains from Bournemouth to Crewe take around 4 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 266 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bournemouth and Crewe.

1. Are there direct trains from Bournemouth to Crewe?

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

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Bournemouth 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 37 departures.

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

The Bournemouth to Crewe train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Crewe is usually scheduled to depart Bournemouth around 05:12 and the last train is around 23:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bournemouth around 06:25, and the last at 23:33.

When to book Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Crewe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bournemouth and Crewe?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Transport For Wales
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands 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.