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Crewe to Nelson

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  1. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 12
    10:47
    Crewe
    Platform 12
    11:31
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3
    11:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    on time
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    12:54
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    13:39
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    on time
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:53
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    15:37
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    on time
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    16:54
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    17:36
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    on time
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    19:03
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    19:45
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    19:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    on time
    Nelson
    Platform 1
    1 change
    Peak
  6. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    22:59
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    23:59
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    05:45
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:11
    Accrington
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:34
    Accrington
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:58
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. Crewe
    Platform 11 estimated
    08:53
    Crewe
    Platform 11 estimated
    09:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    10:47
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    11:31
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    12:54
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    13:39
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:53
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    15:37
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:57
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:00
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    Nelson
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Crewe to Nelson

  • Train Fares from: £21.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Crewe to Nelson by train?

    The average journey time between Crewe and Nelson is . On an average weekday, there are 16 trains travelling from Crewe to Nelson. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Crewe to Nelson by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Crewe to Nelson cost?

    Train tickets from Crewe to Nelson can start from as little as £21.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Crewe to Nelson?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Crewe to Nelson without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Crewe to Nelson.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Crewe and Nelson?

    The distance between Crewe and Nelson is 52 miles.

    Distance: 52 miles
  • What time is the first train from Crewe to Nelson?

    The first train from Crewe to Nelson departs at .

    What time is the last train from Crewe to Nelson?

    The last train from Crewe to Nelson departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Crewe to Nelson timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Crewe to Nelson for Tuesday 7th Apr 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
10:4713:002h 13m, 1 change
12:5415:002h 6m, 1 change
14:5317:002h 7m, 1 change
16:5419:002h 6m, 1 change
19:0321:001h 57m, 1 change
22:5906:587h 59m, 2 changes
08:5311:002h 7m, 1 change
10:4713:002h 13m, 1 change
12:5415:002h 6m, 1 change
14:5317:002h 7m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Nelson to Crewe.

How to find cheap train tickets from Crewe to Nelson

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.