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There are 12 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.

Recommended option

Train, car ferry via Holyhead  •  11h 37m

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

110€ - 184€

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Fly Manchester to Shannon, bus  •  6h 13m

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

35€ - 287€

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Train, car ferry, bus  •  11h 54m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station X20 / ...

104€ - 166€

Train, bus and ferry  •  14h 24m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

84€ - 154€

Train, car ferry  •  14h 46m

  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 to Galway

95€ - 266€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  16h 7m

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

60€ - 82€

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 33m

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

78€ - 106€

Fly Manchester to Knock, bus  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Knock (NOC) MAN - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

80€ - 245€

Fly Manchester to Dublin, train  •  7h 57m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

67€ - 200€

Train to Liverpool, fly to Dublin, train  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB) LPL - DUB
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

72€ - 276€

Train to Liverpool, fly to Knock, bus  •  7h 31m

  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 Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

43€ - 291€

Train to East Midlands, fly to Knock, bus  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Knock (NOC) EMA - NOC
  3. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

65€ - 311€

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The cheapest way to get from Crewe to Galway is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £50 - £75 and takes 16h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Crewe to Galway is to fly and bus which costs £30 - £260 and takes 6h 13m.

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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 Coach Station via Stoke-On-Trent, Birmingham and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 7m.

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The distance between Crewe and Galway is 275 miles.

The best way to get from Crewe to Galway without a car is to train and car ferry via Holyhead which takes 11h 37m and costs £95 - £170.

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It takes approximately 11h 37m 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 Manchester Airport to Shannon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Crewe to Galway bus services, operated by Transport for Ireland, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

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Ryanair offers flights from Manchester Airport to Shannon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Crewe to Galway.
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  • Distance: 275.3 miles
  • Duration: 11h 37m

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 Tolka Quay, Irish Ferries Terminal, take the line 53 bus to Dublin, Talbot Street, take the walk to Busáras, take the tram to Heuston, take the walk to Heuston, then take the train to Galway. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Crewe to Galway via Holyhead, Holyhead, Dublin, Tolka Quay, Irish Ferries Terminal, Dublin, Talbot Street, and Busáras in around 11h 54m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
13€ - 95€
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
18€ - 190€
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
18€ - 220€
Flights from Liverpool to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
24€ - 650€
Flights from East Midlands to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
27€ - 240€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 380€
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
35€ - 55€
Anytime Day Single
55€ - 85€
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 50€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
19€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single
29€ - 50€
Train from Crewe to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
14€ - 21€
Anytime Day Single
21€ - 35€
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
17€ - 24€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 55€
First Anytime Day Single
55€ - 85€
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 28€
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
9€ - 13€
Anytime Day Single
18€ - 28€
First Anytime Day Single
29€ - 45€
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
10€ - 15€
Anytime Day Single
18€ - 25€
Train from Crewe to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
7€ - 10€
Anytime Day Single
12€ - 17€
Train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
6€ - 9€
Anytime Day Single
10€ - 15€
CrossCountry
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
10€ - 15€
Off-Peak Single
20€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
21€ - 30€
Anytime Single
29€ - 45€
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Website
Bus Eireann
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 and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Book at
National Express
Bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Book at
National Express
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 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 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
40€
Small Car
135€
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 170€
Website
P&O Ferries
Passenger & Car Saver
114€
Passenger & Car Flexi
170€
Overnight Cabin
46€

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