How long does it take to cremate someone?

February 19, 2016 0 comments

Many factors affect the time it takes to cremate a person, including body mass and the materials from which the coffin is manufactured, however the average time for an adult cremation is 1.5 – 2 hours. The complete process from insertion into the cremator to cooling and internment of the ashes ready for can take up to 4 hours.