There are 10 ways to get from Crewe to Galway by train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, car ferry via Holyhead  •  10h 29m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Galway 1

99€ - 221€

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Train to Liverpool, fly to Knock, bus  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Knock (NOC) LPL - NOC
  3. Take the bus from Knock Airpork, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

42€ - 163€

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Train, car ferry, bus  •  14h 34m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  3. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay ->W to Galway Coach Station 10 660 / ...

71€ - 252€

Train, car ferry  •  15h 7m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  3. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Galway 1

76€ - 255€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth 802
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay ->W1 to Galway City, Coach Station 720

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 33m

  1. Drive from Crewe to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to Galway

79€ - 107€

Train to Liverpool, fly to Dublin, bus  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB) LPL - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10

49€ - 212€

Fly Manchester to Dublin, bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10

47€ - 163€

Fly Manchester to Shannon, bus  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Shannon (SNN) MAN - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

52€ - 164€

Train to Birmingham, fly to Shannon, bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Shannon (SNN) BHX - SNN
  3. Take the bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

82€ - 308€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crewe to Galway is to fly and bus which costs £45 - £150 and takes 6h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Crewe to Galway is to train and fly and bus which costs £40 - £190 and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Crewe to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Crewe, The Terrace and arriving at Galway City, Coach Station via Stoke-On-Trent, Birmingham and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay ->W1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 49m.

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The distance between Crewe and Galway is 441 km.

The best way to get from Crewe to Galway without a car is to train and car ferry via Holyhead which takes 10h 29m and costs £85 - £200.

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It takes approximately 10h 29m to get from Crewe to Galway, including transfers.

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Crewe to Galway bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stoke-On-Trent station.

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The quickest flight from Liverpool Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Crewe to Galway bus services, operated by GoBus.ie, arrive at Galway City, Coach Station.

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Ryanair offers flights from Liverpool Airport to Dublin Airport.

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Map of how to get from Crewe to Galway.
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  • Distance: 440.5 km
  • Duration: 10h 29m

What companies run services between Crewe, England and Galway, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Crewe to Galway. However, you can take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the car ferry to Dublin, take the walk to Ferry Terminal, stop 2270, take the line 53 bus to Mabbot Street, stop 4380, take the walk to Busáras, take the tram to Heuston, take the walk to Heuston 1, then take the train to Galway 1. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Crewe to Galway via Liverpool Lime Street, Queen Square Bus Station, Seaforth, Port of Liverpool, Bootle, Dublin, The Point, Abbey Street, and Temple Bar, Crampton Quay ->W in around 14h 34m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 150€
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 200€
Flights from Manchester to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 250€
Flights from Liverpool to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
20€ - 130€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Birmingham to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
40€ - 60€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
110€ - 160€
Train from Crewe to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
15€ - 20€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
40€ - 55€
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 90€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
25€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
65€ - 90€
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
tfw.wales
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
7€ - 10€
Anytime Day Single
12€ - 17€
Train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
5€ - 9€
Anytime Day Single
10€ - 15€
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
12€ - 17€
Anytime Day Single
20€ - 29€
Bus operators
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay ->W to Galway Coach Station 10
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
14€ - 21€
Web Fare
12€ - 18€
Bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
15€ - 21€
Web Fare
13€ - 19€
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express
GoBus.ie
Phone
+353 (0)91 564600
Email
info@gobus.ie
Website
gobus.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay ->W1 to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GoBus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport 10 10 to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GoBus.ie
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport, stop 111961 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Knock Airpork, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
33€ - 37€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
33€ - 37€
car
100€
Passenger
35€
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
40€
Small Car
134€

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