Crewe to Plymouth by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:59
  • Last train
    21:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 36m

Travelling from Crewe to Plymouth by train

The fastest trains from Crewe to Plymouth take around 4 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 324 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Crewe and Plymouth.

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

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Crewe to Plymouth 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 24 departures. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Crewe around 04:59 and the last train is around 21:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Crewe around 04:59, and the last at 22:19.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Crewe to Plymouth 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 Plymouth by train.

Which trains operate between Crewe and Plymouth?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • 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 rail 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.

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