Crewe to Birkenhead by train

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  • Last train
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  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    51 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 8m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Crewe to Birkenhead by train

Fast trains from Crewe to Birkenhead take around 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 51 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Crewe and Birkenhead.

1. Are there direct trains from Crewe to Birkenhead?

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

We usually find around 49 departures on the route from Crewe to Birkenhead every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 38 departures.

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

The Crewe to Birkenhead train travel time is normally about 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birkenhead is usually scheduled to depart Crewe around 05:40 and the last train is around 22:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Crewe around 05:48, and the last at 23:57.

When to book Crewe to Birkenhead 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 Crewe to Birkenhead by train.

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Which train companies operate between Crewe and Birkenhead?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • London Midland
  • Merseyrail
  • Transport For Wales
  • 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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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.

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