Train times from Chester to London Euston

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Trains departing after 08:00, Sun 19 Aug Next trains from Chester to London Euston
Trains departing after 08:00, Sun 19 Aug
08:00
5h 6m 4 changes
Chester Virgin Trains + 2 others towards London Euston
Chester South Western Railway towards Crewe
5h 6m 4 changes
4 changes + 2 others
13:06 08:59
London Euston
Crewe
09:13
Crewe Virgin Trains towards Nuneaton
09:56
Nuneaton
10:22
Nuneaton CrossCountry towards Leicester
10:48
Leicester
11:08
Leicester CrossCountry towards London St Pancras International
12:41
London St Pancras International
From Kings Cross St Pancras Underground Station take the Victoria Line (Southbound, Platform 4) which is a direct service to Euston Underground Station.
09:26
5h 58m 3 changes
Chester South Western Railway + 1 other towards London Euston
Chester South Western Railway towards Birmingham New Street
4h 58m 3 changes
3 changes South Western Railway + 1 other
14:24 11:13
London Euston
Birmingham New Street
11:55
Birmingham Moor Street Chiltern Railways towards London Marylebone
13:43
London Marylebone
From London Marylebone take the Bakerloo Line (Southbound, Platform 2) to Baker Street Underground Station. Change and take the the Circle Line or the Hammersmith & City Line (Eastbound, Platform 5) to Euston Square Underground Station. From Euston Square walk to London Euston (approximately 8 minutes).
10:00
5h 34m 4 changes
Chester Virgin Trains + 1 other towards London Euston
Chester Virgin Trains towards Crewe
4h 34m 4 changes
4 changes + 1 other
14:34 11:00
London Euston
Crewe
11:14
Crewe Virgin Trains towards Nuneaton
11:58
Nuneaton
12:22
Nuneaton CrossCountry towards Leicester
12:48
Leicester
12:56
Leicester CrossCountry towards London St Pancras International
14:09
London St Pancras International
From Kings Cross St Pancras Underground Station take the Victoria Line (Southbound, Platform 4) which is a direct service to Euston Underground Station.
10:40
5h 14m 4 changes
Chester Virgin Trains + 3 others towards London Euston
Chester South Western Railway towards Crewe
5h 14m 4 changes
4 changes + 3 others
15:54 11:40
London Euston
Crewe
12:02
Crewe Virgin Trains towards Wolverhampton
12:34
Wolverhampton
12:41
Wolverhampton CrossCountry towards Leamington Spa
13:37
Leamington Spa Platform 3
13:46
Leamington Spa Chiltern Railways towards London Marylebone Platform 3
15:13
London Marylebone
From London Marylebone take the Bakerloo Line (Southbound, Platform 2) to Baker Street Underground Station. Change and take the the Circle Line or the Hammersmith & City Line (Eastbound, Platform 5) to Euston Square Underground Station. From Euston Square walk to London Euston (approximately 8 minutes).
11:00
5h 23m 4 changes
Chester South Western Railway + 3 others towards London Euston
Chester South Western Railway towards Crewe
5h 23m 4 changes
4 changes South Western Railway + 3 others
16:23 12:00
London Euston
Crewe
12:19
Crewe London Midland towards Birmingham New Street
13:15
Birmingham New Street
13:33
Birmingham New Street CrossCountry towards Reading
15:02
Reading
15:20
Reading Great Western Railway towards London Paddington
15:50
London Paddington
From London Paddington take the Circle Line (Eastbound, Platform 16) which is a direct service to Euston Square Underground Station. From Euston Square walk to London Euston (approximately 8 minutes). From London Paddington take the Hammersmith & City Line (Eastbound, Platform 16) which is a direct service to Euston Square Underground Station. From Euston Square walk to London Euston (approximately 8 minutes).

Chester to London: the journey lowdown

Travelling across the UK comes with its fair share of quandaries, so we put together this fun fact sheet to give you all the info you need to know about trains from Chester to London.

In just a two-hour train journey, you can be transported right to the heart of the global capital of culture. Rich history spanning two millennia meets cutting-edge modernity at every turn in the UK capital.

Our trains run from Chester station to London Euston frequently, so you’ve got plenty of options when booking your tickets. If you want to make a saving on them, book in advance and make sure you travel during Off-Peak times.

Average journey time from Chester to London Euston:
2hr 2m

How long does it take to travel from Chester to London by train?

It takes approx. 2hr 2m to get the train from Chester to London. Your journey will be over in a jiffy thanks to our free onboard entertainment service, where you’ll find classic and new movies, TV box sets, magazines, and games. If you’re travelling during public holidays or weekends, it may take a little longer.

Can you travel from Chester to London direct by train?

Yes you can! All our trains go direct, starting from Chester and ending at London Euston.

What time is the first train from Chester to London

The first train leaves Chester at 06:26. Avoid a foggy-headed early morning ticket rush and book yours in advance.

What time is the last train from Chester to London

You can catch the last train back to London at 19:35.

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