There are 5 ways to get from Macclesfield to Crewe by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Crewe

$21 - $84

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Crewe, Christadelphian Hall 38

$9

3 alternative options

Train, line 3 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to Kidsgrove
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Kidsgrove Town Centre, Tesco Store to Crewe, Christadelphian Hall 3

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Macclesfield to Crewe 20.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Macclesfield to Crewe 20.9 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Macclesfield to Crewe is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Macclesfield to Crewe is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Macclesfield and Crewe is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Macclesfield to Crewe, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Macclesfield, Bus Station station and arriving at Crewe, Christadelphian Hall. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Macclesfield to Crewe. However, there are services departing from Macclesfield and arriving at Crewe via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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The nearest airport to Crewe is Manchester (MAN) Airport which is 19.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Liverpool (LPL) (23.9 miles), East Midlands (EMA) (50.2 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (53.8 miles) and Leeds Bradford (LBA) (62.6 miles).

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Map of how to get from Macclesfield to Crewe.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Macclesfield, England and Crewe, England?

You can take a train from Macclesfield to Crewe via Stockport in around 56 min. Alternatively, Arriva North West operates a bus from Macclesfield to Crewe 4 times a day. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. D&G Bus also services this route 4 times a week.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to Stockport
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
Train from Stockport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $22
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to Stockport
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Stockport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Kidsgrove Town Centre, Tesco Store to Crewe, Christadelphian Hall
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Crewe, Christadelphian Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Crewe, Christadelphian Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Macclesfield to Crewe
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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