Crewe Railway Station

Crewe is in many ways the gateway to Cheshire, it’s an important interchange station. Crewe is home to a number of employers, including the Crewe Business Park, Caudwell Logistics, Bentley Motors and Manchester Metropolitan University.

Crewe Alexandra FC is a 5 minute walk away, whilst the Crewe Heritage Centre, which is open on weekends from Easter to October, celebrates the towns rail heritage and is a 20 minute walk from the station. Rail passengers get a two for the price of one offer to the Heritage Centre with valid rail tickets.

One stop away from Crewe on the line to Shrewsbury is Nantwich, a pleasant market town, which regularly hosts farmers markets, food and drink events and music festivals.

Crewe has won two awards in the Cheshire Best Kept Station Competition.  In 2008, it won an award for its contribution to Cheshire’s Year of Gardens.  In 2009, it won the Cheshire Customer Care Award.



Crewe has a number of Geocaches surrounding the Station. An example circular route has been created that you may choose to follow to explore the nearby Geocaches, while enjoying the outdoors. Click the subtitle of this section to view the route on Google Maps.

This circular Route is 3 miles long and takes 1 Hour to complete; with the opportunity to find 4 Geocaches along the route. (Time taken to find the Geocaches not included)

Below is the listed route that is shown on Google maps with the names and co-ordinates of the Geocaches. Click on Geocaches below to be re-directed to more information on each one (You must have an account to view content)

Crewe Station

Sidetracked- Crewe Alex– N 53° 05.406 W 002° 26.191

Plenty of Fish- 4 the Picture Show– N 53° 05.799 W 002° 26.790

Beer Today…– N 53° 05.783 W 002° 26.431

Just keep swimming– N 53° 05.840 W 002° 26.190

Crewe Station