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Duration 5h 38m
Distance 87.5 miles
Average price £78
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Crewe and Porthmadog takes 5h 38m and the fastest train takes 4h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Crewe to Porthmadog. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Crewe
  2. Shrewsbury
  3. Machynlleth
  4. Porthmadog
6h 5m
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£64 - £91

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No, there is no direct train from Crewe to Porthmadog. However, there are services departing from Crewe and arriving at Porthmadog via Shrewsbury and Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 5m.

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The distance between Crewe and Porthmadog is 72 miles. The road distance is 87.5 miles.

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Crewe to Porthmadog train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Crewe station.

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Crewe to Porthmadog train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Porthmadog station.

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There are 1051+ hotels available in Porthmadog. Prices start at £75 per night.

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You can take a train from Crewe to Porthmadog via Shrewsbury and Machynlleth in around 6h 5m.
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Machynlleth to Porthmadog
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
tfw.wales

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