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Crewe to Fort William by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 56m
  • Distance
    449 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
  • Train operators

Travelling from Crewe to Fort William by train

Fast trains from Crewe to Fort William take around 7 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 449 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Crewe and Fort William.

1. Are there direct trains from Crewe to Fort William?

Journeys between Crewe and Fort William usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 2 departures on the route from Crewe to Fort William every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 4 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Crewe to Fort William?

The Crewe to Fort William train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Crewe to Fort William train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Fort William is usually scheduled to depart Crewe around 08:09 and the last train is around 14:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Crewe around 07:09, and the last at 19:09.

When to book Crewe to Fort William train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Crewe to Fort William by train.

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Which train companies operate between Crewe and Fort William?

More than one train company operates on the route from Crewe to Fort William, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • ScotRail
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.